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I was just told in the ER that i have a Thoracic Aortic

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I was just told in the ER that i have a Thoracic Aortic EStacia. what are the symptoms and it is dangerous?

Doctor's Assistant: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?

No it was in ER

Doctor's Assistant: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?

I have had 2 PE's but the doctor said they mysteriously disappeared

Submitted: 10 months ago.Category: Cardiology
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Cardiologist: Dr. Arun Phophalia, Doctor replied 10 months ago
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What was the reason of ER visit?

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