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Aortic calcified aneurysm

A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Spleen: No pathology was seen within the spleen. I would ask a vascular surgeon for advice about the splenic aneurysm.
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gilbert Perry
40 years experience Cardiology
Aortic stenosis: Restriction of opening of the aortic valve (valve between the heart and the circulation), due to deterioration of the valve over time, resulting in ca ... Read More
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A 58-year-old male asked:
Dr. Warren Foster
19 years experience Cardiac Electrophysiology
Yes: Most people are speaking about atherosclerosis, when talking about heart disease. Calcification in the thoracic aorta is not necessarily atherosclero ... Read More
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A 66-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Zimon
58 years experience Internal Medicine
Its a: common "incidental" finding on an abdominal CT or MRI and it means absolutely NOTHING! Hope this helps! Dr Z
A 64-year-old female asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
56 years experience Endocrinology
Calcified aneurysm: Most likely the aneurysm. You also likely have generalized atherosclerosis. If so discuss with your Dr. how best to stop the rushing and reverse it. B ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Specialists: The splendid aneurysm may not need fixing now but a vascular surgeon should advise and follow you. A gastroenterologist is best qualified to evaluate ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
43 years experience Cardiology
Depends: What part of your aorta? What size? Do you have Marfan's, Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome, annulo-aortic ectasia, or family hx of aortic aneurysm or sudden or ... Read More
A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Francis Uricchio
37 years experience Cardiology
Large aorta: An aortic aneurysm is an aorta which is larger than it should be. This is typically due weakness of the walls of the aorta. This weakness can be sec ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joshua Moss
17 years experience Cardiac Electrophysiology
The aorta: The aorta is the large, main artery that carries blood from the heart. An aneurysm (a portion that dilates or expands to a larger than normal diamete ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carlo Contreras
17 years experience Surgical Oncology
Multiple factors: Smoking and certain genetic factors contribute to the development of aortic aneurysm. Maintaining a normal cholesterol and lipid profile can help red ... Read More

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