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Aortic Dissection - Symptoms

The symptoms of acute aortic dissection are usually dramatic with sudden, severe ripping chest or back pain. The pain may travel if there is extension of the dissection.

Other symptoms, depending on whether the origins of major arteries are involved, include heart attack, stroke, heart failure or shock.

Aortic Dissection - How to prevent?

Aortic Dissection - Preparing for surgery

Aortic Dissection - Post-surgery care

Aortic Dissection - Other Information

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