Australian Family Physician
Australian Family Physician



Jason Chuen

MBBS, PGDipSurgAnat, FRACS(Vasc), is Senior Lecturer, Faculty of MDHS, University of Melbourne and a vascular surgeon, Department of Vascular Surgery, Austin Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria

Aortic aneurysms Screening, surveillance and referral

DefinitionAn aneurysm is an artery that has enlarged to greater than 1.5 times the expected diameter.1 In the infrarenal aorta, the threshold diameter is accepted as 3.0 cm in the Caucasian...

Non-aortic aneurysms Natural history and recommendations for referral and treatment

DefinitionsAn aneurysm is defined as an enlargement of an artery resulting in a diameter of more than 1.5 times the normal size (Figure 1). True aneurysms have an intact arterial wall consisting of...


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