Shabir Abuwak-41

by Brian Tinsley on August 10, 2012 · 1 comment

in Ascending/Descending,Forties,Personal Stories

Name: Shabir  Abuwak
Age at time of Dissection: 41
Type of Dissection: Both Ascending and Descending
Date of Aortic Dissection: 25 July 2010
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In July 2010 i had an aortic dissection, i had an interpositional graft in the aortic arch January 2012 it spread to the descending aorta the thoracic aorta abdomen aorta and the left iliac my body is in constant pain everyday and i have been ruled out of possible surgery by both thoracic and vascular surgeons.

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  • sounds rough! hang in there, buddy, we’re pulling for you! most everybody here has been through something; maybe check with dr. liang on here;

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