Right sided aortic arch

Case contributed by Dr Mohammad Taghi Niknejad


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Patient Data

Age: 50 years
Gender: Female

Patchy ill defined, mostly subpleural, ground glass opacities and focal consolidations are seen at both lungs highly suggestive for COVID19 pneumonia. 

Right sided aortic arch is present. 

Case Discussion

Right-sided aortic arch is a type of aortic arch variant characterized by the aortic arch coursing to the right of the trachea. 

This patient had positive RT-PCR testing for COVID-19.

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