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A 68-year-old male asked:

Is steam room safe for aorta aneurysm?

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Dr. Mary Callahan
Cardiology 30 years experience
Aortic Aneurysm: The exact recommendations depend upon the size of the aneurysm, but i would be safe to say that you should not go into a steam room with an aortic aneurysm.
Dr. Steve Kagan
Vascular Surgery 32 years experience
Avoid hypertension: Avoid situations that elevate your blood pressure (like a steam room).

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