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Can you get an aortic aneurysm from lifting weights?
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Dr. Michael Korona
Radiology - Interventional
2 doctors agree
In brief: No
Be careful if you have an AAA not to lift heavy weights.

In brief: No
Be careful if you have an AAA not to lift heavy weights.
Dr. Michael Korona
Dr. Michael Korona
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Dr. Luke Hermann
Emergency Medicine
1 doctor agrees
In brief: No
Lifting weights responsibly has many benefits.
Aortic aneurysms form for many different reasons but recreational weight lifting is not among them.

In brief: No
Lifting weights responsibly has many benefits.
Aortic aneurysms form for many different reasons but recreational weight lifting is not among them.
Dr. Luke Hermann
Dr. Luke Hermann
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