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Just to clarify, do you think I'll need surgery for the

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Just to clarify, do you think I'll need surgery for the aortic valve or aorta, or both? Also what is the name of the surgery that would be done?
Is the increase in size of the aorta by 0.5cm in a couple of years worrying?
Thank you

it should be done together

as separate surgeries carry very high risk.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Ah ok. Is the increase in size of the aorta a lot?

it is not a lot but it is significant.

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