Aberrant right subclavian artery

Case contributed by Dr Mohammad Taghi Niknejad

Presentation

Chronic cough.

Patient Data

Age: 40 years
Gender: Female

The right subclavian artery is arising from the arch of aorta directly posterior to the esophagus.

Case Discussion

Features on CT scan are consistent with aberrant right subclavian artery (ARSA) that is the most common aortic arch anomaly.

The patient also has a shared origin of the right and left common carotid arteries.

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Case information

rID: 61186
Published: 21st Jun 2018
Last edited: 19th Jul 2018
System: Chest, Vascular
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: Tabesh medical imaging center

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