aortic aneurysm

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an aneurysm of the aorta

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According to the report, there has been a rapid increase in the technology used for aortic aneurysm repair.
Now the 65-year-old, from Rowley Regis, has urged others to take part in the NHS Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm programme.
Abdominal aortic aneurysm, which kills more than 9,000 Americans each year, is an abnormal ballooning within the abdomen of the aorta, the major artery that runs from the heart.
Public Health Wales is planning to introduce screening for abdominal aortic aneurysms (AAA) for men aged 65.
Scientists have developed a technique that could be used to diagnose the severity of aortic aneurysms, which are balloon-like swellings in the aorta - the body's main artery.
The publication, entitled "Initial clinical experience with a sac anchoring endoprosthesis for aortic aneurysm repair," was published in the February issue of the Journal of Vascular Surgery (JVS).
NEW YORK--About one in four patients with abdominal aortic aneurysm may be at risk for thoracic aortic aneurysm, judging by results of a single-center retrospective study of more than 1,000 patients.
According to a study published in the Annals of the Royal College of Surgeons of England, out of 182 cases of ruptured aortic aneurysm that were examined retrospectively, the days on which these patients presented had a significantly lower average atmospheric pressure than days on which no rupture occurred.
The mortality in patients printing with ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm remains high.
Aortic insufficiency resulting from annuloaortic ectasia and ascending aortic aneurysm together with aortic coarctation rarely occur, and surgical treatment is difficult.
Life Line Screening tests for stroke, abdominal aortic aneurysm, peripheral arterial disease and osteoporosis.
7 cm eccentric aortic aneurysm just below the origin of the left renal artery.
An aortic aneurysm is a dangerous bulge in the body's largest artery - the aorta - the rupture of which can cause sudden death.
When told I had an abdominal aortic aneurysm and that it measured 4.
Long-time Milwaukee Brewers broadcaster and baseball's resident comedian Bob Uecker is going to bat to raise awareness of the serious but silent medical condition known as abdominal aortic aneurysm, or AAA.