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A dilated aortic root is fairly common, according to the National Center for Biotechnology Information. The incidences of this type of aneurysm are about 4.5 per 100,000 people. Patients tend to be between 30 and 50 year... More »

A dilated aortic root is an aortic root that has expanded through an aneurysm, according to Mayo Clinic. The primary risk that a dilation presents is that the aorta can stretch the valve, weakening or even tearing the he... More »

Aortic root replacement surgery is a medical procedure that involves removing parts of the aorta and aortic valve and replacing them with an artificial tube and a mechanical or biological valve respectively, notes Mayo C... More »

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A dilated aortic root is an aortic root that has expanded through an aneurysm, according to Mayo Clinic. The primary risk that a dilation presents is that the aorta can stretch the valve, weakening or even tearing the he... More »

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An anomalous right coronary artery is one cause of inferior myocardial infarction, according to the National Center for Biotechnology Information. Other causes include a blockage of the coronary artery, a tear in the hea... More »

Cardioversion is painful, according to the National Center for Biotechnology Information. The discomfort is comparable to a surgical incision, so deep sedation or general anaesthesia is used. This reduces pain sensations... More »