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What are the chances of survival of a person diagnosed with aneurysm near heart?

My son 38 yrs old has a anyuism near his heart (blood clot) he keep saying he does not feel well today.. But he wont go to emergency room tonight. we know its true because he went to emergency room in April for a stomach ache, thats when they found it. He was sent to the heart hospital in Norfolk va. All he says Its to late. It worries me a lot
Fri, 30 Aug 2019
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Internal Medicine Specialist 's  Response
Hi,

Unfortunately, your son's chance of survival is little. This aneurysm could rupture at any time and cause death, so he should consult a cardiac surgeon as early as possible.

Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further.

Take care.

Regards,
Dr. Salah Saad Shoman, Internal Medicine Specialist
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