Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Directory
An abdominal aortic aneurysm occurs when the walls of the arteries become weak and bulge out in the part of the aorta that passes through the abdomen. It can be caused by injuries, high blood pressure, artery disease, and more. Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage about how an abdominal aortic aneurysm is contracted, how to treat it, and much more.
From problems with arteries, veins, and lymph vessels to disorders that affect blood flow, here's what can happen to the tubes that carry fluid in your body.
What Is an Aneurysm?
Find out about the different types of aneurysm, a bulge in a weakened part of one of your arteries.
Aortic aneurysm: What are the symptoms and treatments?
What is an aortic aneurysm: WebMD explains the symptoms and treatments.
Diagnosis and Treatment of Aneurysms
If you have an aneurysm, it’s crucial to get treatment. Here’s how they are diagnosed and treated.