Abdominal US

Abdominal Ultrasound:

Rule out Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm

+65 years old, Hx of smoker, male

  • Surgical repair: ≥ 5.5cm in diameter or has grown rapidly (≥0.5cm increase within 6 months)
  • Serial abdominal US:
    • Medium AAA (4-5.4cm): Abdominal US q6-12 months
    • Small AAA (<4cm): Abdominal US q2-3 years

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