A 68-year-old female asked:
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i have a 3.7 cm enlarged ascending aorta, do i have to be concerned?

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Dr. Jeffrey Webber
31 years experience Cardiology
Concerned? no.: No, but observant, yes! Likelihood of rupture is very small, growing to worrisome levels once expands to 5.5 cm
Answered on Jan 13, 2015
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