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Aorta conditions

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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Aorta conditions: Deaths

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Types of Aorta conditions

Causes of Aorta conditions

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Disease Topics Related To 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 too common for people to die from undiagnosed heart attack, or from...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 which may be ...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...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 attack, whereas...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...read more »

Hypertension misdiagnosis common in children: Hypertension is often misdiagnosed in adults (see misdiagnosis of hypertension), but its misdiagnosis is even more likely in children. Some of the ...read more »

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Aorta conditions: Rare Types

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