aneurism


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Synonyms for aneurism

a cardiovascular disease characterized by a saclike widening of an artery resulting from weakening of the artery wall

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Two years earlier, the patient was diagnosed with a small common carotid artery aneurism measuring 2.
Histopathological analysis of the wall of the aneurism revealed it to be of atherosclerotic origin.