Patient Comments: Aortic Dissection - Treatment


What kinds of treatment, surgery, or medications did you or a relative receive for an aortic dissection? Submit Your Comment

Comment from: 45-54 Male (Patient) Published: February 20

I had a type 2 aortic dissection 18 months back. It was diagnosed in a general nursing home by the radiologist and I went and got treated at a corporate hospital with 2 stents. Now I am quite ok.

Comment from: bjnnkv, 55-64 Female (Caregiver) Published: July 02

I had a 9-hour surgery to treat my aortic dissection.

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