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Dr. John Fung
Dr. John Fung answered
38 years experience General Surgery
Should be low: There are several alternatives to treating cerebral aneurysms, depending on location, include surgical clipping or endovascular treatment. Currently, ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Morell
28 years experience Rheumatology
Rare: Because chemo affects first certain cells in the body with a shorter half life, and ones that are in growth rate. Your blood vessels cells have been t ... Read More
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Dr. Bennett Werner
43 years experience Cardiology
Standards: There are lists of standard measurements for arteries so the size as measured on echo, CT or angio can be compared to published normals.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Reza Karimi
15 years experience Neurosurgery
Surgery/endovascular: These are complex aneurysms which can be difficult to treat with open surgery. They are more likely to be treated with endovascular(catheter based) te ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. John h Rees
39 years experience Radiology
Cerebral aneurysm: An cerebral aneurysm is a focal outpouching or dilation of a portion of an artery providing blood to the brain.
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Abhineet Chowdhary
17 years experience Neurosurgery
If it ruptures: Having a brain aneurysm does not automatically mean you will die. If it ruptures, then there is a 40-75% chance of death. Treatment has advanced a ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mario Matos-Cruz
38 years experience Thoracic Surgery
MRA/CTA: Mrangio circle of willis, ctangio circle of willis both with 3dreconstruction. Most give no symptoms until rupture. If concerned, like if you have pol ... Read More
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Dr. Andrew Seibert
34 years experience Gastroenterology
Get checked.: it is not unusual for someone in their 20s to be able to palpate a pulse in the abdomen, particularly if they are thin. It would be extremely rare for ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Ashley
14 years experience Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
Imaging is standard: Although there may be some historical and clinical findings that can help distinguish these, in industrialized societies the gold standard would be im ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Laura Pak
Dr. Laura Pak answered
27 years experience Vascular Surgery
Variable: If the popliteal aneurysm was thrombosed (completely blocked, causing loss of blood flow to the foot), recovery can be very prolonged (several weeks t ... Read More
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