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Is there a relationship between an abdominal aortic aneurysm and eating disorders?

16 doctors weighed in
Dr. Oliver Aalami
Surgery - Vascular
10 doctors agree

In brief: No

No. Risk factors for aaa's are age greater than 65, a smoking history, being male as well as a family history.
The cause of aaa's is not exactly known, although many believe that they are caused by an inflammatory process.

In brief: No

No. Risk factors for aaa's are age greater than 65, a smoking history, being male as well as a family history.
The cause of aaa's is not exactly known, although many believe that they are caused by an inflammatory process.
Dr. Oliver Aalami
Dr. Oliver Aalami
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Dr. Madan Uprety
Eating disorders such as anorexia or bulimia has no correlation with aneurism.
Dr. Kevin Nolan
Surgery - Vascular
4 doctors agree

In brief: AAA/eating disorder

Never read or heard of any connection between the two.

In brief: AAA/eating disorder

Never read or heard of any connection between the two.
Dr. Kevin Nolan
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Dr. Ted King
Phlebology

In brief: No

As long as your eating disorder isn't that you eat too much.

In brief: No

As long as your eating disorder isn't that you eat too much.
Dr. Ted King
Dr. Ted King
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