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Subarachnoid haemorrhage: difficulties in diagnosis and treatment.
  1. S. D. Johnston,
  2. T. J. Robinson
  1. Department of Medicine, Institute of Clinical Science, Royal Victoria Hospital, Belfast, Northern Ireland.


    Aneurysmal subarachnoid haemorrhage is associated with a uniquely severe headache of acute onset. Classical cases are readily identified as such, although this is not always the case. Four cases who were admitted to a district general hospital within a 3-month period are presented, because they demonstrate a variety of presentations, management options, and outcomes.

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