Definitions for "Abdominal aortic aneurysm"
an aneurysm of the abdominal aorta associated with old age and hypertension
a ballooning and weakening in the wall of the aorta, the largest artery in the body
a bulge in the aorta, the heart's main artery, where it passes through the abdomen and divides into the arteries leading to the legs
a dangerous medical condition that, even after it is treated, must be monitored carefully for the rest of a patient's life