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Aaa Aortic Abdominal Aneurysm
AAA Prevention: Key ways to prevent AAA are to increase your general health. This includes stopping smoking, controlling diseases such as diabetes and hypertension, lowering your cholesterol and eating less salt. The best treatments for an AAA come from early diagnosis with regular check ups. If found early, they can be watched until something has to be done. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Hi I would like to ask which type of trauma can cause abdominal aneurysm ? I fall down on my columna from high place can this cause AAA ? Thank you
Depends: Extreme high blood pressure can induce rupture but of course also depending on the size , type/shape of the aneurysm . So small AAA less than 4 cm rarely rupture less than 1% . Ask you medical doctor and avoid very heavy excercise if your aneurysm is big. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
What else besides an aortic aneurysm causes the upper abdomen to pulsate? 36 yo female , nonsmoker, history of GERD, no PMH of AAA. Pulsating 2+ hours.
Is it possible to move an aortic anyreusm around the abdomen? I can move a hard like mass from the top to the bottom. Family history of aaa. I'm 25
Ican feel my abdominal aorta always pulsing sometimes its strong sometimes its weaker than other times only when lying on my back 19 6'0 163 lbs. Aaa?
Probably not: Very thin patients can often feel their aorta and become concerned that it represents an aneurysm. I wouldn't worry at all. And at 19 an aortic aneurysm would be really unlikely unless you had a connective tissue disorder like marfan's or ehlers-danlos syndromes, but this is likely something you'd have found out by now. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Pulse in my stomach. I was told i was too young for aaa, any ideas? I have had full abdominal ultrasounds but nothing that looks at aorta directly.
Okay to go to ballet and taekwondo classes (and spar) before going to ultrasound to determine if palpable abdominal aorta is AAA? Feeling paranoid...
Went to doc for sinus infection. Abdominal exam revealed "palpable abdominal aorta" & now told to get ultrasound. But a bit young for possible AAA???
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