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can an artery burst

A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Elden Rand
21 years experience Cardiology
Needs evaluation: Many variables. Aneurysms typically will have a thinner wall than normal blood vessel walls. This needs to be regularly evaluated by either a peri ... Read More
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Dr. Hashmat Rajput
39 years experience Internal Medicine
Renal artery aneurym: What is the size of raa? Did it increase from2/12 to 9/13.?& how much? The fixing depends on size >2 cm;increasing in size fast, uncontrollable bp, ... Read More
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A 61-year-old female asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
56 years experience General Surgery
Yes it can rupture: but less chance than non calcified splenic artery aneurysm . Calcium is deposited on the wall of artery ,. Size , progressive increase of are the fac ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Samer Muala
15 years experience Family Medicine
No: Your body is resilient . As long as you do not have symptoms you will hopefully be ok. Share any concerns with your doctor.
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A female asked:
Dr. Eric Weisman
36 years experience Neurology
Ganglion cysts: even when surgically removed can reoccur. Treatment involves analgesics and possibly another operation. Its a tough call. Read about ganglion cysts (t ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Sterling
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*Probably* OK: What was your temple "poked" with? An ice pick? Back end of a shovel? Trowel, like in "Night of the Living Dead??" Or was it a fist or accidentally wi ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Miller
36 years experience Wound care
Artery Health: Unfortunately, there is not much to do for calcification throughout your arteries unless it is causing or about to cause symptoms. As we age, and base ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Payam Mehranpour
23 years experience Cardiology
None really: There are no foods that can really clean the arteries however a heart healthy diet can certainly help in prevention. Diets with appropriate calories f ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Cynthia Thaik
31 years experience Cardiology
While food plants : Fresh fruits and vegetables and avoiding animal protein, animal fat, and dairy will lead to reversal of atherosclerosis.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Shadi Abu Halimah
21 years experience Vascular Surgery
Several things: Hight blood pressure , diabetes, high cholesterol , smoking , family history of early atherosclerosis , some hypercoagulable disease like homocystenem ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Linder
43 years experience Family Medicine
Lots: Diabetes, smoking, high blood pressure, elevated LDL cholesterol, low HDL cholesterol, family history of premature vascular disease, pre-existing vasc ... Read More
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