Abdominal aneurysm repair Surgery to repair an Abdominal Aneurysm is often done when the aneurysm causes physical symptoms such as abdominal pain, reaches a size of five centimeters (2 inches) across or has been growing rapidly. Smaller aneurysms are watched closely. They are rarely repaired with surgery.
Carotid endarterectomy A carotid artery endarterectomy is a surgery to remove the deposits from this artery. Deposits in arteries result in plaque. This can slow and even stop blood from flowing through the artery.