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Aneurysmal dissection

Aneurysmal dissection: Introduction

Aneurysmal dissection: an aneurysmal dissection (dissecting aneurysm, dissecting hematoma) is an often fatal disorder in which the inner layer of the vessel wall tears. See detailed information below for a list of 7 causes of Aneurysmal dissection, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Aneurysmal dissection:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Aneurysmal dissection. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Common Causes of Aneurysmal dissection

Home Diagnostic Testing and Aneurysmal dissection

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Aneurysmal dissection: Symptom Checker

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Aneurysmal dissection: Animations

Aneurysmal dissection: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Aneurysmal dissection

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Misdiagnosis and Aneurysmal dissection

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Aneurysmal dissection: Related Rare Diseases

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Aneurysmal dissection: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Detailed list of causes of Aneurysmal dissection

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How Common are these Causes of Aneurysmal dissection?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Aneurysmal dissection. Of the 7 causes of Aneurysmal dissection that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 1 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 3 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 5 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Aneurysmal dissection:

The following list of conditions have 'Aneurysmal dissection' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Causes of Aneurysmal dissection Based on Risk Factors

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  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

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    Medical Conditions associated with Aneurysmal dissection:

    Blood vessel symptoms (480 causes), Circulatory system symptoms (1579 causes)

    Symptoms related to Aneurysmal dissection:

    Abdominal pain (2568 causes), Hypotension (575 causes), Pulsatile abdominal mass, Aortic dissection, Aneurysmal rupture, Dissecting aneurysm

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