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What would cause an aneurysm to get infected?

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In brief: Germs in blood strea

There are transient germs in our system all the time.
Dental, other gastrointestinal, trauma, cardiac or superficial infections can all give bacteremia( germs in blood stream) also some aneurysms or pseudoaneuryms can erode into GI tract or perforate.

In brief: Germs in blood strea

There are transient germs in our system all the time.
Dental, other gastrointestinal, trauma, cardiac or superficial infections can all give bacteremia( germs in blood stream) also some aneurysms or pseudoaneuryms can erode into GI tract or perforate.
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