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Is chest pain an initial symptom of thoracic aortic aneurysm?

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Dr. Francis Uricchio
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
5 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

Chest pain is the most common presenting symptom for thoracic aortic aneurysm.
However, in some patients, the initial symptom may be rupture presenting as sudden death.

In brief: Yes

Chest pain is the most common presenting symptom for thoracic aortic aneurysm.
However, in some patients, the initial symptom may be rupture presenting as sudden death.
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Dr. Michael Korona
Radiology - Interventional

In brief: Can be

Usually if dissection associated.

In brief: Can be

Usually if dissection associated.
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