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