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... I have been diagnosed with a tortuous aorta. I have taken blood pressure meds since I was 34. I am now 72. ... (0 replies)
... I was told by my Cardiologist that I have a couple of leaky valves she said she will keep a eye on them. The report came back it said I have Tortuous Descending Thoracic Aorta. Does anyone have this? ... (0 replies)
... what are the treatments for tortuous aorta (0 replies)

... spell check means your aorta is twisted,mine is too.... ... (1 replies)
... What Are the Symptoms of a Tortuous Aorta (1 replies)
Tortuous aorta
Apr 17, 2007
... Hi Flowergirl, More common as one ages. It is the crowding of space within the chest wall due to osteoporosis (narrowing of space between disks) or disk degeneration due to a disease, etc...the spine is shortened. The consequences of a tortuous aorta (can inappropriately bow and flex) could be to prevent spontaneous motion of the esophagus, esophagitis, hiatal hernia,... (2 replies)
Tortuous aorta
Apr 16, 2007
... I would appreciate any information on tortuous aorta. ... (2 replies)
Tortuous aorta
Apr 17, 2007
... Ken, many thanks for your response! I was getting a little frantic not knowing anything at all about this condition. I am sure it will come up for discussion during my appointment next week, among other things, and I did not want to go in unprepared. (2 replies)




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