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.
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 carry
oxygen-rich blood from the heart to the rest of the body. Learn more.
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.
Dec 10, 2015 ... Read about aortic aneurysm (abdominal and thoracic) symptoms like dizziness,
chest pain, back pain, and nausea or vomiting. Some risk ...
Thoracic aortic aneurysms tend to develop and expand slowly over time. In most
cases, these aneurysms rarely cause any symptoms, and are discovered when ...
Oct 30, 2015 ... Learn about abdominal aortic aneurysms including how they tend to develop,
causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, how they are repaired, ...
An abdominal aortic aneurysm is a dilation (ballooning) of part of the aorta that is
within the abdomen. Click through for abdominal aortic aneurysm symptoms ...
An aortic aneurysm is an abnormal enlargement or bulging of the wall of the
aorta. Learn more about aortic aneurysm types, classifications, symptoms and ...