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Is it possible to have a torn aorta due to heavy lifting?

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Dr. Calvin Weisberger
Internal Medicine - Cardiology

In brief: Aorta

It's possible for a blood pressure rise caused by heavy lifting to cause a tear in the aorta.
This can be fatal.

In brief: Aorta

It's possible for a blood pressure rise caused by heavy lifting to cause a tear in the aorta.
This can be fatal.
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
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