Diagnosis of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm

An abdominal aortic aneurysm is often discovered incidentally during an imaging study done for other reasons.

Sometimes it can be felt as a pulsatile mass during a routine physical exam by your doctor.

If your doctor thinks you might have an aortic aneurysm, you will likely have a medical history and physical exam.

You will then have further imaging tests to locate the aneurysm and estimate its size:

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Dr. Efthymios (Makis) Avgerinos is a Vascular Surgeon, Associate Professor of Surgery in the Division of Vascular Surgery, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine in USA.

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Efthymios D. Avgerinos, MD, PhD, FEBVS
Associate Professor of Surgery
Division of Vascular Surgery, University of Pittsburgh
Medical Center Pennsylvania, USA

E-mail: info@vascularhealth.gr