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Dissecting aortic aneurysm: aortic dissection is a potentially life-threatening condition in which there is bleeding into and along the wall of the aorta, the major artery leaving the heart. See detailed information below for a list of 16 causes of Dissecting aortic aneurysm, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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The following list of conditions have 'Dissecting aortic aneurysm' 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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Medical Conditions associated with Dissecting aortic aneurysm:
Symptoms related to Dissecting aortic aneurysm:
Bicuspid aortic valve, Coarctation of the aorta (19 causes), Connective tissue disorders, Ehlers-Danlos syndrome (2 causes), Heart surgery or procedures, Marfan syndrome, Pregnancy (699 causes), Pseudoxanthoma elasticum, Vascular inflammation
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