A 25-year-old male asked:

Do you see a dissection of the aorta on a ultra sound test? i can get super high bp but ultrasound was okey. does dissection due to high bp hurt?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Omobola Oji
Family Medicine 35 years experience
Too young: You are too young for the diagnosis except you have Marfans syndrome, or back in those days syphilis.
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
Last updated Sep 19, 2014


Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.