Accordion Sample Description
The main cause of the AAA is unknown, and the AAA is asymptomatic. Obesity, high blood pressure, smoking, high cholesterol, male gender, and age over 65 years old are the most critical risk factors.
Some of the patients with severely dilated AAA are symptomatic.
You may need to have AAA ultrasound scan if you have the following symptoms, these symptoms are;
- Intense back or abdominal pain
- Pulsation of abdominal Aorta in the middle of the abdomen
- High pulse rate
- Nausea and vomiting
- Excessive sweating