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Blood flows normally after repair of a ruptured aneurysm with embolization coils (see in the original image at left and next to the blue arrow at right).
Although aneurysms can occur with no known cause, aneurysms in children are commonly associated with severe head trauma, connective tissue disorders and infection.
A tendency to develop aneurysms can sometimes run in families or can occur as part of a broader genetic disorder, such as Marfan syndrome, Ehlers-Danlos syndrome or polycystic kidney disease. If your child has not had genetic testing, we may refer her to a geneticist at Boston Children’s.
Read more about how aneurysms are diagnosed and treated by clicking the Testing and Treatments tabs.
We are grateful to have been ranked #1 on U.S. News & World Report's list of the best children's hospitals in the nation for the third year in a row, an honor we could not have achieved without the patients and families who inspire us to do our very best for them. Thanks to you, Boston Children's is a place where we can write the greatest children's stories ever told.”