There are four types of cerebral hemorrhage, depending on where the bleeding occurs:
There are many reasons for a cerebral hemorrhage. For people under 50, the most common cause is a head injury. Other causes include:
Cerebral hemorrhage symptoms come on quickly. They include:
To confirm a cerebral hemorrhage, your doctor will order one of the following tests:
Treatment depends on several factors: a person’s overall health, the cause and location of the bleeding and how long the bleeding has been going on.
Treatment options include: