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What are the treatment options for intracranial hemorrhage?

Surgery may be conducted to address an intracranial hemorrhage. In some cases, a small hole may be drilled into the skull to drain fluids.

However, in some instances, surgery is not performed because it would cause further damage without restoring the affected area. Medications may also be used.

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