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Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms: Mayo Surgeon Explains Who Needs Screening, Treatment

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms: Mayo Surgeon Explains Who Needs Screening, Treatment

Bulges in body’s major blood vessel can cause potentially lethal ruptures, blood clots An abdominal aortic aneurysm is a potentially life-threatening condition: If the body’s major blood vessel ruptures, it can prove deadly. The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force recently updated its recommendations on screening. Mayo Clinic vascular surgeon Peter [...]

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Gloviczki – Abdominal aortic aneurysm symptoms (:29)

Mayo Clinic vascular surgeon Peter Gloviczki, M.D., explains who should be screened for abdominal aortic aneurysms and when. Dr. Gloviczki also describes aneurysm diagnosis and how repair surgery, which now includes a less invasive endovascular procedure, has improved.

Created by Brian Kilen

Gloviczki – Some conditions raise risk of abdominal aortic aneurysm (:19)

Mayo Clinic vascular surgeon Peter Gloviczki, M.D., explains who should be screened for abdominal aortic aneurysms and when. Dr. Gloviczki also describes aneurysm diagnosis and how repair surgery, which now includes a less invasive endovascular procedure, has improved.

Created by Brian Kilen

Gloviczki – Abdominal aortic aneurysm surgery (1:07)

Mayo Clinic vascular surgeon Peter Gloviczki, M.D., explains who should be screened for abdominal aortic aneurysms and when. Dr. Gloviczki also describes aneurysm diagnosis and how repair surgery, which now includes a less invasive endovascular procedure, has improved.

Created by Brian Kilen

Gloviczki – Abdominal aortic aneurysm screening (:37)

Mayo Clinic vascular surgeon Peter Gloviczki, M.D., explains who should be screened for abdominal aortic aneurysms and when. Dr. Gloviczki also describes aneurysm diagnosis and how repair surgery, which now includes a less invasive endovascular procedure, has improved.

Created by Brian Kilen

Gloviczki – Abdominal aortic aneurysm diagnosis (:15)

Mayo Clinic vascular surgeon Peter Gloviczki, M.D., explains who should be screened for abdominal aortic aneurysms and when. Dr. Gloviczki also describes aneurysm diagnosis and how repair surgery, which now includes a less invasive endovascular procedure, has improved.

Created by Brian Kilen

Gloviczki – Abdominal aortic aneurysm definition (:41)

Mayo Clinic vascular surgeon Peter Gloviczki, M.D., explains who should be screened for abdominal aortic aneurysms and when. Dr. Gloviczki also describes aneurysm diagnosis and how repair surgery, which now includes a less invasive endovascular procedure, has improved.

Created by Brian Kilen

Mayo expert reacts to new guidelines on abdominal aortic aneurysm screening

Mayo expert reacts to new guidelines on abdominal aortic aneurysm screening

The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force released recommendations Tuesday on which symptom-free patients should be screened for abdominal aortic aneurysms, potentially deadly ruptures of the body's major blood vessel. The panel recommended one-time screening with an ultrasound for men 65 to 75 who smoke, and also for those who have [...]

Created by Sharon Theimer

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