Abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) screening

Series : NHS Screening

Published : January 2018
Page Length : 12
Format : Booklet A5
Supplier : N/A
Publisher : Public Health England

This leaflet provides information on abdominal aortic aneurysm screening (also called AAA screening) for men aged 65 and over. It explains what an abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) is and what happens when someone goes for screening. It should help a man to decide if he wants to be screened. The AAA screening check is a simple free ultrasound scan.