Aneurysm? Is it serious? - Health Channel


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Aneurysm?  Is it serious?, Health Channel

If someone has a tiny aneurysm, he should control risk factors such as smoking, diabetes and high blood pressure for having a normal life. But if the aneurysm is over five centimeters, it’s important to see a doctor. Dr. Athanassios Tsoukas, Vascular Surgeon with Miami Cardiac & Vascular Institute, explains some abdominal aortic aneurysm symptoms such as pulsating near navel, deep pain in abdomen or side and back pain.

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