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My 51 year old husband had a 40 lb weight loss over 4 months, now has strong pulse above belly button and upper back pain. Aaa?

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Dr. Michael Korona
Radiology - Interventional
5 doctors agree

In brief: Maybe

Get checked. May need ultrasound.

In brief: Maybe

Get checked. May need ultrasound.
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Dr. Michael Korona
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Dr. Mark Weston
Orthopedic Surgery - Spine
5 doctors agree

In brief: Maybe

Worth checking out could be his normal descending aorta now visible due to weight loss it has always been there under the weight have family doc examine it only big ones need to be fixed as measured on ultrasound.

In brief: Maybe

Worth checking out could be his normal descending aorta now visible due to weight loss it has always been there under the weight have family doc examine it only big ones need to be fixed as measured on ultrasound.
Dr. Mark Weston
Dr. Mark Weston
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Dr. Michael Dansie
Family Medicine
4 doctors agree

In brief: Should see a doctor.

You should see your doctor. Some issues are best diagnosed in person.

In brief: Should see a doctor.

You should see your doctor. Some issues are best diagnosed in person.
Dr. Michael Dansie
Dr. Michael Dansie
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Dr. Will Moorehead
Orthopedic Surgery - Spine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Aneurysm

An unplanned weight loss should be evaluated by your internist.
You want to be checked for chronic infection, neoplasm and an aneurysm.

In brief: Aneurysm

An unplanned weight loss should be evaluated by your internist.
You want to be checked for chronic infection, neoplasm and an aneurysm.
Dr. Will Moorehead
Dr. Will Moorehead
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