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Abdominal Aorta Ultrasound Scan(AAA)

Abdominal Aorta Ultrasound Scan(AAA)
Price : £190
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Private Abdominal Aorta Ultrasound Scan(AAA)

Phoenix Ultrasound offers an abdominal aorta aneurysm (AAA) ultrasound scan to the male and female patients over 18 years old.

The aneurysm is more common in men over 65 years old.
The aneurysm is a bulging or swelling in the abdominal aorta, the main blood vessel that brings blood from the heart to the tummy and lower part of the body.

Severely dilated vessels (more than 5 cm) or aneurysms are fatal and can cause sudden death if they burst.
The aneurysm can happen in other main arteries such as iliac, femoral, or popliteal arteries (Abdomen and leg arteries) or even in the brain arteries.
The Abdominal aorta aneurysm Ultrasound diagnostic examination includes the evaluation of the Abdominal Aorta, Common iliac, External and internal iliac, and common femoral arteries.
It can be serious if aneurysm isn’t spotted initially, because it could become bigger and finally burst (rupture).

FAQs

What is an Abdominal Aorta Ultrasound Scan, and why might it be recommended?

An Abdominal Aorta Ultrasound Scan is a non-invasive imaging test that uses ultrasound technology to assess the abdominal aorta, the main blood vessel supplying blood to the abdomen, pelvis, and legs. It is commonly recommended to detect aneurysms, blockages, or other abnormalities.

How can I schedule an Abdominal Aorta Ultrasound Scan at Phoenix Ultrasound Clinic?

To schedule an Abdominal Aorta Ultrasound Scan, please contact our appointment hotline at 08000485738. Our experienced staff will assist you in booking a convenient time for your scan.

Is it necessary to book an appointment for an Abdominal Aorta Ultrasound Scan, or can I walk in?

While walk-ins are accommodated when possible, we recommend scheduling an appointment for a more organized and personalized experience during your Abdominal Aorta Ultrasound Scan.

What information should I provide when booking an appointment for an Abdominal Aorta Ultrasound Scan?

When booking your appointment, please provide essential personal details, including your name, contact information, and any relevant medical history related to abdominal or vascular concerns.

What does the Abdominal Aorta Ultrasound Scan procedure involve?

During the scan, a transducer is used to emit sound waves into the abdominal area. These waves create images of the abdominal aorta, helping assess its size, shape, and detect any abnormalities such as an aneurysm.

How long does an Abdominal Aorta Ultrasound Scan typically take?

The duration of the scan may vary, but on average, the procedure takes approximately 20 minutes, depending on the extent of the examination.

Is any special preparation required before an Abdominal Aorta Ultrasound Scan?

Typically, no specific preparations are needed. You may be asked to fast for a few hours before the scan, and any additional instructions will be provided during the appointment booking process.

How are the results of the Abdominal Aorta Ultrasound Scan communicated, and what is the expected timeframe?

The results will be interpreted by our qualified ultrasound specialist .

In case of any concerns or questions regarding my Abdominal Aorta Ultrasound Scan, what should I do?

If you have any concerns or questions, please contact our dedicated hotline at 08000485738. Our customer service team is here to address your inquiries and ensure a professional and reassuring experience at Phoenix Ultrasound Clinic.

How my private ultrasound scan can accelerate proceeding my case in NHS ?

Following the private ultrasound scan in phoenix ultrasound clinic, you can expect to receive your results within 24 hours. Subsequently, you can efficiently share these results with your General Practitioner (GP) or NHS healthcare team. This streamlined process facilitates the continuation of ongoing treatments or the initiation of new ones.

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