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What causes aortic aneurysm?

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Dr. Gholam Mohammadzadeh
Surgery - Vascular
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In brief: Known risk factors

Certain aneurysms are caused by genetic predispositions that is caused by such conditions as marfan's syndrome.
Otherwise the usual cardiovascular risk factors such as hypertension, diabetes, hypercholesterolemia and smoking.

In brief: Known risk factors

Certain aneurysms are caused by genetic predispositions that is caused by such conditions as marfan's syndrome.
Otherwise the usual cardiovascular risk factors such as hypertension, diabetes, hypercholesterolemia and smoking.
Dr. Gholam Mohammadzadeh
Dr. Gholam Mohammadzadeh
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Dr. Carlo Contreras
Surgery - Oncology

In brief: Multiple factors

Smoking and certain genetic factors contribute to the development of aortic aneurysm.
Maintaining a normal cholesterol and lipid profile can help reduce your risk too.

In brief: Multiple factors

Smoking and certain genetic factors contribute to the development of aortic aneurysm.
Maintaining a normal cholesterol and lipid profile can help reduce your risk too.
Dr. Carlo Contreras
Dr. Carlo Contreras
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