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Aortic aneurysm, familial thoracic 4

Aortic aneurysm, familial thoracic 4: Introduction

Aortic aneurysm, familial thoracic 4: A rare familial disorder where the aorta has a weak, bulging portion. The condition is asymptomatic but can result in death if it bursts. Type 4 also involves another heart defect (patent ductus arteriosus) and is caused by a genetic defect on chromosome 16p13.13-p13.12. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Aortic aneurysm, familial thoracic 4 is available below.

Symptoms of Aortic aneurysm, familial thoracic 4

Treatments for Aortic aneurysm, familial thoracic 4

  • Treatment of thoracic aneurysms is influenced by the location of the aneurysm (ascending or descending), the size of the aneurysm, whether the aneurysm has leaked or not (emergency rather than elective management), as well as the age, treatment preferences, and other health problems of the patient. Treatments include:
    • Risk factor management
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