Avatar universal

Atrial Septum Aneurysm

What size aneurysm is of greatest concern? I have one that is 0.8cm
1 Responses
367994 tn?1304953593
An atrial septal aneurysm will be diagnosed when the atrial septum extended (bulged) at least 1.1 cm of the left or the right atrium, or both. The size of the aneurysm can be classified as either 1.1cm to 1.4 cm (moderate) or 1.5 cm or more (severe).

Hope this give you a perspective, and it appears your aneurysm size is below the threshhold metric.  Thanks for sharing, take care


Have an Answer?

You are reading content posted in the Heart Disease Community

Top Heart Disease Answerers
159619 tn?1538180937
Salt Lake City, UT
11548417 tn?1506080564
Learn About Top Answerers
Didn't find the answer you were looking for?
Ask a question
Popular Resources
Is a low-fat diet really that heart healthy after all? James D. Nicolantonio, PharmD, urges us to reconsider decades-long dietary guidelines.
Can depression and anxiety cause heart disease? Get the facts in this Missouri Medicine report.
Fish oil, folic acid, vitamin C. Find out if these supplements are heart-healthy or overhyped.
Learn what happens before, during and after a heart attack occurs.
What are the pros and cons of taking fish oil for heart health? Find out in this article from Missouri Medicine.
How to lower your heart attack risk.