Journal of Radiology Case Reports, Vol 4, No 7 (2010)

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Pseudocoarctation with saccular aneurysms, left sided SVC and aberrant right subclavian artery - A case report

Pseudocoarctation with saccular aneurysms, left sided SVC and aberrant right subclavian artery - A case report

Rao Balaji, Rajesh Botchu, Khan Aman, Aslam Mansoor

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Abstract


Pseudocoarctaion is a rare congenital anomaly due to elongation of aortic arch. The exact etiology is still uncertain. It may be associated with other congenital cardiac and vascular anomalies. We report an unusual case of pseudocarctation associated with aberrant right subclavian artery, left SVC and multiple saccular aneurysms in the kinked arch and we feel that this is the first documented case in literature.


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