Abdominal Aortic Branch Occlusion

Blockage or narrowing of one of the big arteries in the abdomen that branch off the aorta is known as abdominal aortic branch occlusion. Atherosclerosis, abnormal muscle growth in the artery’s wall (fibromuscular dysplasia), blood clots, and other conditions can cause aorta branches to become blocked (occluded). A blockage creates symptoms in the area served … Read more