Aortic dissection & aortic aneurysm information support group

Aortic dissection, aortic aneurysm - The aorta - Life after an aortic dissection

Deryck Muehlhauser
  • Decatur, GA
  • United States
Share on Facebook

Deryck Muehlhauser's Friends

  • Graeme

Gifts Received


Deryck Muehlhauser has not received any gifts yet

Give a Gift


Deryck Muehlhauser's Page

Profile Information

Below are a few questions that we would like you to fill out. Note that where the 'padlock' symbol is shown against the questions to be answered - this means that this information is PRIVATE and will not be seen nor shared with other members.
Which Country do you live in?

Deryck Muehlhauser's Blog

Long Long Time

Greetings again after so many years. It's been 7+ years since my aortic dissection August 30, 2009. I had an abscessed tooth in the Spring of 2013 which infected my spine and heart valve. After several months of treatment including 5 weeks in hospital (again), I partially recovered. It may have been Faulkner who said that when we're struck with adversity we have two choices: throw in the towel or use it to wipe off the sweat. I'll always take the last choice. Wishing y'all my fond regards…


Posted on October 13, 2016 at 14:05 — 1 Comment

My Dissection Event

My wife and I were about to embark on a 6 mile hike in Arches National Park in Moab, Utah when I lost sight in my right eye. The rangers gave her directions to the local community hospital that was about 2 miles away. It took the hospital staff about 20 minutes to determine that my condition was too severe for them to treat. They called a Medevac helicopter that transported me to St Mary's Hospital in Grand Junction, Colorado. It…


Posted on November 11, 2010 at 22:33 — 7 Comments

Comment Wall (2 comments)

You need to be a member of Aortic dissection & aortic aneurysm information support group to add comments!

Join Aortic dissection & aortic aneurysm information support group

At 17:01 on November 13, 2010, Kimberlee Jones said…
Thank you Deryck!
At 21:32 on November 11, 2010, Graeme said…
Hi Deryck...

See you moseyed across to here as well from the MHV forum..welcome! It's also much more relative to your AD so don't be afraid to post your blog on here as well, and get to know some of the folks here as well.. and don't be afraid to ask or venture an opinion..we are all here to help you and one another!


Graeme Archer


Our AD Facebook Page!

Visit Our Facebook Page/

OR - Post our Website Link to your Facebook Wall Profile
If you have the QR decode app in your smart camera phone - hold your camera phone over this QR CODE and it will automatically take your smart phone (*if you have the internet enabled on your phone) to our Facebook Page!

 OR - Use the QR Code above

What's a QR Code??
Download QR Reader App.

Our Twitter Feed!


© 2020   Created by Graeme.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service