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Which celebrities suffer from abdominal aortic aneurysm?
9 doctors weighed in

Dr. Mario Matos-Cruz
Surgery - Thoracic
4 doctors agree
In brief: Einstein
Albert einstein died when his aortic aneurysm ruptured.
He knew he had it.

In brief: Einstein
Albert einstein died when his aortic aneurysm ruptured.
He knew he had it.
Dr. Mario Matos-Cruz
Dr. Mario Matos-Cruz
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Dr. Jacques Kpodonu
John Ritter died from a dissecting aneurysm
Dr. Alan Ali
Psychiatry
2 doctors agree
In brief: Abdominal aortic Ane
Also, former presidential candidate bob dole & country music singer conway twitty.

In brief: Abdominal aortic Ane
Also, former presidential candidate bob dole & country music singer conway twitty.
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali
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Dr. Peter H'doubler
Surgery - Vascular
2 doctors agree
In brief: Many
As AAA is very common in the population, many famous people have had (and do have!) them. Einstein, bob dole, charles de gaulle, rodney dangerfield, george c.
Scott, lucille ball, dick cheney, conway twitty....Just to name a few. The key is to identify whether you have an AAA before it ruptures so it can be safely repaired. Ultrasound is a noninvasive and easy way to diagnose aaa.

In brief: Many
As AAA is very common in the population, many famous people have had (and do have!) them. Einstein, bob dole, charles de gaulle, rodney dangerfield, george c.
Scott, lucille ball, dick cheney, conway twitty....Just to name a few. The key is to identify whether you have an AAA before it ruptures so it can be safely repaired. Ultrasound is a noninvasive and easy way to diagnose aaa.
Dr. Peter H'doubler
Dr. Peter H'doubler
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Dr. Francis Uricchio
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
2 doctors agree
In brief: Several
Jon ritter (three's company), lucille ball, jonathan larson (wrote the play "rent").

In brief: Several
Jon ritter (three's company), lucille ball, jonathan larson (wrote the play "rent").
Dr. Francis Uricchio
Dr. Francis Uricchio
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Dr. Peter H'doubler
John Ritter actually died of an thoracic aortic dissection. He didn't have an AAA.
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