Subclavian steal syndrome

Case contributed by Dr Paresh K Desai


Patient with subarachnoid hemorrhage - cerebral angiography was performed.

DSA (angiography)

On right vertebral injection the left vertebral was visualised filling the left subclavian. Aortogram shows a stump of occluded left subclavian and delayed filling of the left subclavian which is seen to fill from left vertebral.

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Case information

rID: 5721
Published: 19th Mar 2009
Last edited: 16th Dec 2015
System: Vascular
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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