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Can My Doctor Feel An Abdominal Aneurysm By Examining Me
Aneurysm: Abdominal exam may be used to diagnose aortic aneurysm, but such exams are not completely reliable and may miss aneurysms that are there and suggest that an aneurysm is present when one is not. Ultrasound is a better screening tool for aortic aneurysm than palpation which is even less useful in those with larger waist size, the latter being a common finding. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
If you have an abdominal aneurysm that gives pain, would the doctor be able to feel it in belly when examining it? And can a small aneurysm give pain?
My dad's MRI showed abdominal aorta aneurysm. Our doctor says to come back after three months. Why should we wait?
Depends on size: Not every AAA needs to be to be treated immediately with surgery. As the aneurysm grows the risk of rupture grows. Surgery, though, is very, very major and has to be worth the risk. Endovascular stents may lessen the risk. Your physician and/or a vascular surgeon will advise based on his health status, research data and aneurysm type. Blood pressure control and smoking cessation are vital. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I found a lump in my upper right abdomen doctor examined and said it was a prominent aorta but has referred for scan too. What do you think?
How is a popliteal aneurism discovered on routine physical examination by a physician? I know by palpation, but what exactly are they looking for?
Hi basically I had pains in my testicles and lower right stomach which comes and goes, I have been to my doctor and he did a examination of that area and said my lower right abdomen was fine but I went back 10 says ago and he examined my testicles and sai
Incomplete question: Please state what your doc said the second time you went back. There's not enough room to have a more lengthy history. Also, consider a personal one to one consult w/a HT doc through the Concierge service. Peace and good health. ...Read more
Cervix length:31(abdominal)26(vaginal sonogram)a doctor suggested cerclage without examining, another examined and said it's quite normal.Which one?
Need more info : It would be improper for anyone here to give you specific advise without knowing more about your or your specific obstetrical history. Vaginal sonograms are used to measure the length more accurately. ...Read more
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