What is the global incidence of aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage (SAH)?

Updated: Dec 06, 2018
  • Author: David S Liebeskind, MD, FAAN, FAHA, FANA; Chief Editor: Helmi L Lutsep, MD  more...
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Incidence of aneurysmal SAH varies widely depending on geographic location, ranging from 3.9-19.4 per 100,000 individuals, with the highest reported rates in Finland and Japan. Overall, the incidence has been estimated at 10.5 per 100,000 individuals.


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