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How will your doctor check aneurysm?

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Your doctor will ask you questions, including whether another member of your family has had one. Then she’ll give you a complete exam and:

  • Listen to your heart
  • Check your blood pressure
  • Listen to the arteries in your neck
  • Feel your belly for a mass

SOURCE: 

American Heart Association.

Reviewed by James Beckerman on March 01, 2019

SOURCE: 

American Heart Association.

Reviewed by James Beckerman on March 01, 2019

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