The symptoms of an aortic aneurysm depend on the location of it, but constant or pulsating pain in the region affected and difficulty breathing are some major symptoms. Aortic aneu...
Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
The aorta carries blood from your heart down to your abdomen, legs, and pelvis. Swollen or bulging aortic walls in the abdomen is known as an abdominal aortic aneurysm, which causes pain.
An aortic aneurysm is enlargement (dilation) of the aorta to greater than 1.5 times
normal size. They usually cause no symptoms except when ruptured.
The aorta, which is about as thick as a garden hose, runs from the heart , down the chest and then divides into two vessels that supply blood to the legs. Aneurysms
that produce no symptoms and are less than 5 cm in diameter don't usually require surgical intervention.... More »
What is an aortic aneurysm? An aortic aneurysm is a stretched and bulging
section in the wall of the aorta. The aorta is the large blood vessel that carries
Aneurysms can form in any blood vessel, but they occur most commonly in the
aorta (aortic aneurysm). The aorta is the largest artery in the body. It carries blood
An aneurysm is a bulge or "ballooning" in the wall of an artery. Arteries are blood
vessels that carry oxygen-rich blood from the heart to other parts of the body.
Apr 1, 2015 ... A thoracic aortic aneurysm is a weakened area in the upper part of the aorta. The
aorta is the major blood vessel that feeds blood to the body.
What are Aortic Aneurysms? An aortic aneurysm is an abnormal bulge in the wall
of the aorta, the body's largest artery (the blood vessel that carries oxygen-rich ...