Related Conditions

Moyamoya disease

A dangerous “puff of smoke” Moyamoya disease causes major blood vessels at the base of the brain to become progressively narrower and...

Ischemic stroke

Ischemic stroke occurs when a blood clot or other particle blocks an artery in the brain or an artery leading to the brain. This lack of oxygen...

Intracranial stenosis

The narrowing of an artery within the skull. A blood vessel typically narrows when fatty deposits (plaque) build up inside the vessel, a condition...

Cerebral hemorrhage

A cerebral or brain hemorrhage, also called a hemorrhagic stroke, occurs when a blood vessel or an aneurysm bursts in the brain, causing bleeding...