A 43-year-old member asked:
What is the presumed cause of most aneurysms of the abdominal aorta?
2 doctor answers • 3 doctors weighed in
Vascular Surgery 26 years experience
5.8k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
surgery 57 years experience
Atherosclerosis: There is increasing interest in genetic defects
marfan' syndrome and other defects of collagen
5.3k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
A 31-year-old member asked:
What are possible causes of most aneurysms of the abdominal aorta?
2 doctor answers • 4 doctors weighed in
Vascular Surgery 28 years experience
5.2k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
Last updated Feb 18, 2013
Connect with a U.S. board-certified doctor by text or video anytime, anywhere.
24/7 visits - just $39!
50% off with $15/month membership
Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.