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Rupture of a cerebral aneurysm associated with nifedipine treatment.
  1. J. S. Gill,
  2. A. V. Zezulka,
  3. P. M. Horrocks


    We describe rupture of a cerebral arterial aneurysm in a 32 year old hypertensive woman following the introduction of nifedipine treatment. It is suggested this relationship is causal rather than coincidental and mediated through cerebral arterial vasodilatation.

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