Can You Tell Me the Mortality of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm?

Q:
Can you tell me the mortality of abdominal aortic aneurysm?

A:
A research of the America shows that for about five years there are 153 patients suffer from abdominal aortic aneurysms and 135 received grafts. The normal case fatality was 4.2% (3 of 71), 16.7% (2 of 12) for acute cases and 55.8% (29 of 52) for ruptured cases. In order to reduce the high mortality from ruptured aneurysm, we must be early detection, rapid diagnosis of rupture and get surgery immediately.

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