Aortic aneurysm dissection
Beta blockers are the primary medical treatment. Surgical intervention is indicated for many types of aortic dissection. Even with appropriate treatment, mortality from aortic aneurysm dissection is very high.
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I71.01 – Dissection of thoracic aorta
233994002 – Dissection of thoracic aorta