Dysphagia lusoria

Case contributed by Dr Mohammed Abdulla Mehdi


A middle aged female with dysphagia, OGD showed external compression at the mid-oesophagus.

Patient Data

Gender: Female

Notice the subclavian artery passing behind the oesophagus.

Case Discussion

A case of dysphagia lusoria in a middle-aged female with dysphagia due to compression of the oesophagus by the subclavian artery.

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Case information

rID: 56037
Published: 7th Oct 2017
Last edited: 25th Oct 2017
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: al-yarmook teaching hospital

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