Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA) Screening

There is a screening service available for all men aged over 65yrs to detect AAA.  This is a swelling of the main artery which runs down the centre of the abdomen.  If the swelling ruptures it a very serious and life threatening event.  The screening precess involves a simple Ultrasound Scan of the abdomen.

All men over the age of 65 are welcome to self refer.  The contact no is 02890631828.

Further information can be obtained at www.aaascreening.info

 

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