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.
What Is an Aneurysm?
Find out about the different types of aneurysm, a bulge in a weakened part of one of your arteries.
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.
Diagnosis and Treatment of Aneurysms
If you have an aneurysm, it’s crucial to get treatment. Here’s how they are diagnosed and treated.
What Is an Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm?
Abdominal aortic aneurysms can have an impact on your health. Understanding how to manage and monitor the condition can help you stay as healthy as possible.