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A 43-year-old female asked:

What are the major causes of unfolding of the aorta?

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Dr. Rick Koch
Cardiology 24 years experience
Hypertension: Intima disorders of sorta and bicuspid aortic valve ...May need a cardiology consult and echo.
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Dr. Creighton Wright
surgery 58 years experience
Atherosclerosis: . Meaning tortuosity- ? As the tissue hardens they may extend and kink a bit.
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