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.
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WebMD explains causes and treatment of an aortic aneurysm.
Aortic aneurysm: What surgery option is the best for you?
Aortic aneurysm can be repaired surgically. What’s the best option for you?
Aortic aneurysm: What are the symptoms and treatments?
What is an aortic aneurysm: WebMD explains the symptoms and treatments.
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