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Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Open Repair (Royal Columbian Hospital) [English] Permalink Public

You are having surgery (an operation) to repair your abdominal aortic aneurysm. Your aorta is the main artery that carries blood from your heart to the rest of your body. It is about the size of a garden hose. The part that carries blood to your lower body is the abdominal aorta. (English) Colour

Catalogue Number:
Body Location:
  • Blood, Heart and Circulation
  • Heart,
  • Pain,
  • Exercise,
  • Recovery,
  • Graft,
  • Surgery,
  • Post-op,
  • Repair,
  • Incision,
  • Management,
  • Appointment,
  • Tracking,
  • Open,
  • AAA,
  • Vascular,
  • Aortic,
  • Incisions
  • Adults,
  • Older Adults
  • Surgical Services
Revision Date:
January 14, 2021
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Images copyright Fraser Health and courtesy of Calgary Health
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