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abdominal aneurysm

I am a 68 yr old woman,thin built, I had an ultra sound scan on my abdomin (abdomen) and was told I have a 3.3 cm aneurysm. I don't smoke or have high blood pressure. How dangerous is this aneurysm?
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Hi there!

This would depend on the structure that is involved with the aneurysm. If referring to the aneurysm of a blood vessel, the prognosis would depend on the vessel involved and its location. I would suggest discussing the situation and the management plan in detail with your treating doctor.
Hope this is helpful.

Take care!
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