A 46-year-old member asked:
my sister was diagnosed with aortic dissection and received treatment. is it hereditary?
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Vascular Surgery 22 years experience
Can be: Dissections can be associated with hypertension, atherosclerotic disease and marans disease. All can be inheritable.
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Last updated Jul 16, 2013
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