A 28-year-old female asked:
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after echo and stress test i was diagnosed with atrial septal aneurysm and small pfo. dr doesn't want to treat. i'm so scared, am i at risk? 28yo f

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Dr. Richard Zimon
58 years experience Internal Medicine
These: findings are very common and if it were not for our advances in cardiac imaging you WOULD NEVER HAVE FOUND OUT about them. You Doctor does not want to treat and he/she is 100% CORRECT! so STOP WORRYING! Sincerely hope this helps! Dr Z
Answered on Oct 25, 2015

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