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Bleeding and Clotting Disorders

High altitudes and aneurysms

06/30/2008

Question:

My husband had a brain aneurysm that burst in January, he is back in New Jersey. My daughter and I want to bring him out to Colorado to live with her. Will the high altitude be harmful to him?

Answer:

Not to my knowledge. Best regards.

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Response by:

Yousef  Mohammad, MD, MSc Yousef Mohammad, MD, MSc
Assistant Professor
Director, Stroke Fellowship Program
College of Medicine
The Ohio State University