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Old 02-19-2012
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I think the answer is B
what i know is that middle meningeal artery has higher blood pressure since it is an artery , so hemorrhage will occur faster. bridging Veins since they are veins they have lower blood pressure and thus need extra time for making a hemorrhage that cause signs and symptoms, since here the symptoms were delayed for 18 hours , then I think the answer is B
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