What are the racial predilections of cerebral aneurysms?

Updated: Dec 06, 2018
  • Author: David S Liebeskind, MD, FAAN, FAHA, FANA; Chief Editor: Helmi L Lutsep, MD  more...
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The racial predilection of cerebral aneurysms is largely unknown, although a higher incidence has been noted in African Americans, with an odds ratio of 2:1.


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