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Aortic Dissection - How to prevent?

Aortic Dissection - Diagnosis

​Patients with severe chest or back pain, especially those suffering from high blood pressure, are suspected of having aortic dissection. Chest x-ray showing widening of the tissue in the middle of the chest is suggestive of aortic dissection. However, a CT (Computed Tomography) scan, MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) or ultrasound is usually needed to confirm the diagnosis.

Aortic Dissection - Preparing for surgery

Aortic Dissection - Post-surgery care

Aortic Dissection - Other Information

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