A 57-year-old female asked:
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i have a brain aneurysm. what are the chances that i have another one somewhere else in my body like an abdominal aortic aneurysm?

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Dr. Robert Singer
28 years experience Neurosurgery
Low in most cases...: Unless you have a known history of peripheral vascular disease or one of the many other causes of aneurysms (polycystic kidney disease or other connective tissue disorders) the likelihood of another aneurysm is quite low.
Answered on Nov 27, 2017
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