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Is it safe for someone who had just survived an aorta aneurysm to go on an airplane?
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Dr. Oliver Aalami
Surgery - Vascular
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In brief: Yes
Yes. If the AAA is fixed then flying is safe.

In brief: Yes
Yes. If the AAA is fixed then flying is safe.
Dr. Oliver Aalami
Dr. Oliver Aalami
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In brief: Depends
Depends on how long just survived is.
A week is probably too soon. A month is probably okay. Your surgeon should be able to give you more details.

In brief: Depends
Depends on how long just survived is.
A week is probably too soon. A month is probably okay. Your surgeon should be able to give you more details.
Dr. Scott Grover
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