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aortic dissection vs heart attack
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When heart attack is suspected is it permissible to give blood thinners before ruling out aortic dissection?
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A 52-year-old male asked:
With significant cardiac family history (bypass, heart attack, aortic dissection x3) what tests should I request for myself; some symptoms of concern?
A 62-year-old male asked:
My father has had a heart attack, blood clot, and is waiting to have a aortic dissection surgery. Can a heart rate of 130 temporarily be bad?
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A 59-year-old female asked:
Woke w hot swt and sev pain, naus. Like being ripped from r chest. Pain r shldr/back. Er said not heart. Aortic dissection? Still pain not as severe.
A female asked:
How will high elevated heart enzymes effect an aortic dissection? My daddy has an decending aortic dissection that is 5.4cm and very very very close to his spine, so close they are trying extremely hard every way they can not to have to do surgery. He has
A 38-year-old male asked:
Can an echocardiogram tell a doctor if someone is at risk for an aortic dissection? Such as an enlarged heart or enlargement of aorta?
A 28-year-old male asked:
My LDL was 200mg/dl last march i reduced it to 90mg/dl by exercise and meds. Is it certain i will have atheromatous aorta?heart attack?so scared
A male asked:
I have severe aortic stenosis- (.9) but no symptoms. Do I just sit around and just wait until I get sick, deve!op pain, or have a heart attack?
A 35-year-old female asked:
I have had vsd repair and coarctation of aorta am i more susceptible for heart attack. Warning signs? How to tell if its a heart attack or anxiety?
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