Ultrasound measurement of the luminal diameter of the abdominal aorta and iliac arteries in patients without vascular disease.
- Published Article
Journal of Vascular Surgery
- Publication Date
Mar 01, 1993
Enlargement of the distal aorta and common iliac artery should be considered when (1) the luminal diameters in men exceed 23 and 14 mm, respectively, and in women 19 and 12 mm, respectively, (2) the ratio of the proximal and distal aortic diameter exceeds 1.1, and (3) there is demonstration of focal enlargement.
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