Growth of the thoracic aorta in the smoking population: The Danish Lung Cancer Screening Trial
International journal of cardiology, 2019.
Aortic growthComputed tomographySmokingThoracic aorta
This longitudinal study of smokers in the age range of 50-70 years shows that ascending and descending aortic growth is approximately 0.1 mm/year and is consistent with growth in the general population.
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