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  • AdventHealth Brain Aneurysm Support Group

    Winter Park, FL

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    Lutherville-Timonium, MD

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    San Francisco, CA

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  • September 24, 2020
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Bump on Shoulder Leads to Surprise Diagnosis

It was 2016 and Humberto de Lara and his family were looking forward to celebrating the upcoming Thanksgiving holiday at their home in Pinecrest. While shaving one morning, Mr. de Lara noticed a bump between his shoulder and his neck and decided to see his doctor, who recommended a CT scan. The bump, it turns out, was nothing. But the scan revealed something far more serious: two unruptured brain aneurysms, one of which was large and potentially fatal.

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