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A patient whose cerebral aneurysm ruptured soon after an operation to remove a maxillary cyst

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      Abstract

      A hypertensive woman complained of a headache soon after an operation to remove a maxillary cyst. A computed tomogram showed evidence of subarachnoid haemorrhage and on angiogram an aneurysm of an anterior cerebral artery. The aneurysm was treated by clipping and the patient recovered.
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