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Dr. Frank, Board Certified Physician
Category: Neurology
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Experience:  Board certified general Adult Neurologist, with experience in experimental neuroimaging and neurodiagnostics.
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I have been told I have a 3MM anyrism on an artery in my

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I have been told I have a 3MM anyrism on an artery in my brain. I have been through mitro valve replacement in march and and MRA has shown this this other problem wich they say are not related. I had 2 strokes that lead to surgery. The Dr. said this nothing to worry about. Come back in a year. thank you Joann
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Neurology
Expert:  Dr. Frank replied 1 year ago.

Hello Welcome to JA. If you have your MRA and or MRI report, I could review it for you, or tell you about aneurysms. Do you know the location? Dr Frank

Expert:  Dr. Frank replied 1 year ago.

Let me share some statistical information About 14% of us have some type of cerebral artery anomaly including aneurysms Most cause no problem and are noted on autopsy (death from something else). So a 3 mm aneurysm is of no clinical significance at this time. Dr Frank

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