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Chester, VA
A 46-year-old female asked:

46 years old with bifurcation aorta iliac artery atherosclerosis do i have to wait for a bypass or can a stent be placed severe heart disease in fam?

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Dr. Todd Guynn
38 years experience
Get angiogram: If you have aortoiliac iliac disease an angiogram will help define the anatomy.stent are very effective in this location and are really the first line treatment. At age 46 with family history , modification of diet and life style are very important. No smoking! Cardiac evaluation with stress test with be added to your work up almost certainly.
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