Top answers from doctors based on your search:
Disclaimer

symptoms of splenic artery aneurysm

A 61-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
61 years experience Internal Medicine
Artery leak: Artery bleeding is usually quite brisk but with slower bleeding within the spleen, weakness,fatigue and left upper abdominal discomfort may be noted. ... Read More
1
1 thank

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits
$15 per month
A 61-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gary Reiter
Specializes in Ophthalmology
See your doctor: If you have no symptoms from it, you can follow it with serial scans every 506 months. Do not get pregnant and treat any hypertension. See your local ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 61-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Goldman
55 years experience Rheumatology
Less than 2 mm: The small size has a much lower risk of rupture. They usually grow about 0.2 mm/year . Since this is a growing more rapidly you need to be evaluated a ... Read More
A 61-year-old female asked:
Dr. Silviu Pasniciuc
27 years experience Internal Medicine
Right question: You are asking the right question. Most of the time stable designates a comparison with a previous scan. Some other times may designate the fact that ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Norman Chideckel
42 years experience Vascular Surgery
It depends: Size and symptoms matter in pregnancy slight more dangerous.
A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joel Gotvald
25 years experience Vascular Surgery
Possibly: Most splenic artery aneurysms are not at any significant risk of rupture & bleeding until they reach around 20 mm so most vascular surgeons recomm ... Read More
A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Creighton Wright
56 years experience General Surgery
Not really: All named blood vessels can have dilation-aneurysm. Abdominal aorta is common, others less so!
A 61-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Taubman
22 years experience Vascular Surgery
Depends: The two sizes stated may have different recommendations - size alone will affect which one may need surgery. Hormonal status (i.e. Pre vs post menopa ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 61-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sean O'Rourke
29 years experience Cardiology
Probably not: surgery for incidentally found splenic artery aneurysms is indicated for any that cause symptoms are more than 30 mm in diameter or or are detected i ... Read More
A 60-year-old female asked:
Dr. Scott Welker
27 years experience General Surgery
Little bulge: "Redemmonstration" means it's been seen before, hopefully a while back, because that means it's stable and not growing. The aneurysm is a bulge in t ... Read More
1
1 thank

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits
$15 per month