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Charcot-Bouchard aneurysm

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Microaneurysm on small cerebral perforated vessels that may cause intracranial bleedings.


  • C. J. Bouchard:
    Étude sur quelques points de la pathogénie des hémorrhagies cérébrales. Paris, 1867.

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