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The abdominal aorta is a pulsatile structure and in thin people can be seen pulsing. It can usually be easily felt as well. This would be normal in most individuals your age. An AAA does not usually form until much later in life and is strongly associated with hypertension. That said, there are some unusual conditions that tend to run in families and are associated with abnormalities of the abdominal aorta. If you have no such family history and are otherwise in good health, this is very unlikely. I would suggest you make a regular appointment with your family doctor for an examination. An AAA can be easily ruled out in most cases. If your exam is equivocal in any way, your doctor can order an ultrasound or CT scan, both of which show the large abdominal blood vessels very well.
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