Aorta conditions: Introduction
Any condition that affects the aorta. The aorta is the main vessel that delivers blood from the heart to numerous other arteries that supply limbs and organs. As the aorta is a major blood supply vessel, any problems affecting it can have very serious implications. For example, a ruptured aortic aneurysm can be fatal. ...more »
Symptoms of Aorta conditions
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Types of Aorta conditions
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Causes of Aorta conditions
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Aorta conditions: Undiagnosed Conditions
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Misdiagnosis and Aorta conditions
Heart attacks can be undiagnosed: Although the most severe symptoms of heart attack are hard to miss,
there are varying degrees of severity.
It is altogether...read more »
Heart attacks can be overdiagnosed: Although many people die from heart attacks, there are also
many cases where people fear that they have a heart attack, but actually have something milder.
Some of the conditions...read more »
Rare heart condition often undiagnosed: The rare heart condition called long QT syndrome can lead to episodes of palpitations
and rapid heartbeat.
In rare cases, this undiagnosed condition can be fatal....read more »
Heart attack can be over-diagnosed: Although heart attack is often undiagnosed,
leading to fatality, it can also be over-diagnosed.
People become concerned that a condition is a heart...read more »
Blood pressure cuffs misdiagnose hypertension in children: One known misdiagnosis issue
with hyperension, arises in relation to the simple equipment used to test blood pressure.
The "cuff" around the arm to measure blood pressure can simply...read more »
Hypertension misdiagnosis common in children: Hypertension is often
misdiagnosed in adults (see misdiagnosis of hypertension), but its misdiagnosis is...read more »
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