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Aortic Dissection complications
Aortic Dissection

Complications could include:

  • Myoclonus is a sudden muscle spasm. The movement is involuntary and can't be stopped or controlled.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Hemianopsia is a loss of vision in half of the visual field of one eye or both eyes. Common causes are stroke, brain tumor, and trauma to the brain.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Aphasia is a communication disorder that affects your brain's ability to use and understand language.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Pseudobulbar palsy is an inability to control the muscles in your face. Learn how it can affect your ability to speak, swallow, and control your moods.
    Source:HLCMS
  • A cerebrovascular accident is also known as a stroke. Learn about the signs of a stroke and the vital importance of prompt treatment.
    Source:HLCMS
  • A stroke is a medical emergency that requires immediate medical care. Learn about the signs of a stroke and what to do.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Your body enters shock when you don't have enough blood circulating through your system. Learn how to recognize and treat this life-threatening condition.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Cardiac tamponade is a very serious condition in which your heart can't pump enough blood to your body due to fluid buildup around your heart.
    Source:HLCMS
  • A clot blocks the blood flow to the heart (heart attack), and damages heart muscle. Symptoms include chest pain, shortness of breath, and a blue or grey tinge to the skin.
    Source:HLCMS
  • In end-stage kidney disease, also known as end-stage renal disease (ESRD), the kidneys are functioning below 10 percent of their normal function.
    Source:HLCMS
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