Thoracic Aortic Aneurysms and Strokeby
Dr. Steve Murphy
Cardiovascular manifestations offamilialthoracic aortic aneurysms and aorticdissections (TAAD) include: (1... enlargement of the ascending aorta leading to either aorticdissection involving the ascending aorta...
Your enlarged aortaby
Dr. William D.
, conventional discussions on the topic of thoracic aortic aneurysms all say something like "Enlarged aortas... cm."
This is because an aortic diameter of 5.5 cm is associated with much greater likelihood that the aorta will rupture (fatal...