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Abdominal aortic aneurysm (also known as AAA, pronounced "triple-a") is a localized dilatation of the abdominal aorta exceeding the normal diameter by more than 50 percent. It is caused by degeneration of the aortic wall, but the exact etiology remains unknown.
Fibromuscular dysplasia and abdominal aortic aneurysm have a “shared complex genetic architecture”

Fibromuscular dysplasia and abdominal aortic aneurysm have a “shared complex genetic architecture”

UC Davis Health and Illuminate develop program to improve care for at-risk abdominal aortic aneurysm patients

UC Davis Health and Illuminate develop program to improve care for at-risk abdominal aortic aneurysm patients

The potential of NMR-based blood profiling as a single-domain assay to simultaneously predict multidisease onset

The potential of NMR-based blood profiling as a single-domain assay to simultaneously predict multidisease onset

Experimental drug protects mice from sudden death due to blood vessel rupture

Experimental drug protects mice from sudden death due to blood vessel rupture

‘Free’ screening? Know your rights to get no-cost care

‘Free’ screening? Know your rights to get no-cost care

Abdominal aortic aneurysm repair in cancer patients linked to poor postoperative outcomes

Abdominal aortic aneurysm repair in cancer patients linked to poor postoperative outcomes

Study may pave the way for mechano-medical approaches to treating abdominal aortic aneurysm

Study may pave the way for mechano-medical approaches to treating abdominal aortic aneurysm

Erectile dysfunction medication found to intensify abdominal aortic aneurysms in mice

Erectile dysfunction medication found to intensify abdominal aortic aneurysms in mice

A Day in the Life of a Medical Devices Expert

A Day in the Life of a Medical Devices Expert

FB-EVAR is safe and effective for treatment of aortic aneurysms, study shows

FB-EVAR is safe and effective for treatment of aortic aneurysms, study shows

Study casts doubt on promotion of 'Heat not Burn' products as less harmful alternative to cigarettes

Study casts doubt on promotion of 'Heat not Burn' products as less harmful alternative to cigarettes

New model to better predict risk of abdominal aortic aneurysms

New model to better predict risk of abdominal aortic aneurysms

Steroids used to treat inflammatory disease increases risk of cardiovascular disease

Steroids used to treat inflammatory disease increases risk of cardiovascular disease

Study identifies genes linked with abdominal aortic aneurysm

Study identifies genes linked with abdominal aortic aneurysm

UT Southwestern Medical Center ranks among the top 50 hospitals

UT Southwestern Medical Center ranks among the top 50 hospitals

Researchers launch Canada's first post-operative virtual care study

Researchers launch Canada's first post-operative virtual care study

Temple research suggests new way to prevent abdominal aortic aneurysm therapeutically

Temple research suggests new way to prevent abdominal aortic aneurysm therapeutically

Doxycycline is not effective in reducing the growth of abdominal aortic aneurysm

Doxycycline is not effective in reducing the growth of abdominal aortic aneurysm

Abdominal aortic aneurysm in older men associated with levels of leukocyte subsets

Abdominal aortic aneurysm in older men associated with levels of leukocyte subsets

Loyola Medicine expert detects and treats abdominal aortic aneurysm

Loyola Medicine expert detects and treats abdominal aortic aneurysm