Which statement about abdominal aortic aneurysms (AAAs) is false?
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Over 95% of abdominal aortic aneurysms (AAAs) are due to atherosclerosis. However, other contributing factors may include hypertension, hyperlipidemia, and smoking.
The majority of AAAs are asymptomatic. Only ruptured AAAs cause abdominal pain.
Most AAAs occur below the renal arteries and often end at the bifurcation of the iliac arteries.
Small aneurysms less than 3.5 cm do not need surgery. Once a year, follow-up with ultrasound may be required.
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