A 55-year-old female asked:
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i have abdominal aorta atherosclerosis. ectasia of infra renal abdm aorta=2.1 cm.what to do? my dr. says watch

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Dr. John Szawaluk
30 years experience Cardiology
Repeat study : In one year. I agree with your doctor.
Answered on Apr 2, 2013
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Dr. Kirpal Singh
23 years experience General Surgery
He is right: Not much to do except quit smoking and repeat imaging. Be sure to go to same place for repeat test so that a change can be accurately measured.
Answered on May 7, 2015
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