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What is Aneurysm, Dissecting?

What is Aneurysm, Dissecting?

  • Aneurysm, Dissecting: A tear that develops in a part of the aortic blood vessel wall. The three layers of the blood vessel wall separate and cause it to weaken and the aorta to dilate. The condition is fatal if untreated as the weak spot can burst resulting in a hemorrhage.

Aneurysm, Dissecting: Introduction

Types of Aneurysm, Dissecting:

Broader types of Aneurysm, Dissecting:

How serious is Aneurysm, Dissecting?

Complications of Aneurysm, Dissecting: see complications of Aneurysm, Dissecting

What causes Aneurysm, Dissecting?

Causes of Aneurysm, Dissecting: see causes of Aneurysm, Dissecting

What are the symptoms of Aneurysm, Dissecting?

Symptoms of Aneurysm, Dissecting: see symptoms of Aneurysm, Dissecting

Complications of Aneurysm, Dissecting: see complications of Aneurysm, Dissecting

Aneurysm, Dissecting: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Aneurysm, Dissecting.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Aneurysm, Dissecting.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Aneurysm, Dissecting: Emergency Medicine Physician ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Aneurysm, Dissecting.
Treatments for Aneurysm, Dissecting: see treatments for Aneurysm, Dissecting
Research for Aneurysm, Dissecting: see research for Aneurysm, Dissecting

Name of Aneurysm, Dissecting

Main name of condition: Aneurysm, Dissecting


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