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What is Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm?

It is defined as a condition in which there is a swelling of the abdominal aorta. It is also referred as an AAA. The abdominal aorta exceeds its diameter by more

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What is the diagnosis and screening of abdominal aortic aneurysm?

This condition is mainly diagnosed by the use of ultra sound, CT and physical examination. The x ray show the aneurysm outline only when it is calcified. It occurs among

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What is the treatment of abdominal aortic aneurysm?

There are many treatments available for this condition. It includes the conservative, surgery and medicine. The surveillance must also be done. The repair of aneurysm can be of two types

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What are the signs and symptoms of abdominal aortic aneurysm?

Mainly, this condition is asymptomatic. As the aorta enlarges in size it becomes painful and leads to the pulsating sensations in the abdomen, lower back, scrotum and chest. When the

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