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Disease Information : AAA : Risk Factors

AAA : Risk Factors

Risk Factors for Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm

Risks Include:

The risk of AAA increases with age. AAAs are between five to ten times more common in men than in women. Tobacco users are eight times more likely to be affected than non-users.

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