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St. Michael's Hospital

Dr. Subodh Verma, St. Michael's Hospital

Caption: Dr. Subodh Verma, a cardiac surgeon at St. Michael's Hospital, said it's becoming increasingly clear that such people with bicuspid aortic valves may also be at a higher risk of developing aortic aneurysms.

Credit: Courtesy of St. Michael's Hospital

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