Abdominal aortic aneurysm screenings
Medicare Part B (Medical Insurance) covers an abdominal aortic screening ultrasound once if you’re at risk. You’re considered at risk if you have a family history of abdominal aortic aneurysms, or you’re a man 65-75 and have smoked at least 100 cigarettes in your lifetime.
Once in a lifetime
Your costs in Original Medicare
You pay nothing for this screening if the doctor or other health care provider accepts assignment .
Things to know
You must get a referral from your doctor or other health care provider.