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A coarctation of the distal thoracic aorta with a supradiaphragmatic origin of the celiacomesenteric trunk: an anatomic and etiologic description.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  19641956     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Stenosis of the distal thoracic aorta was found during an evaluation for incidentally detected hypertension in a 21-year-old male patient. A celiacomesenteric trunk originated from just above the coarctation site in the thorax, and the lower posterior intercostal arteries showed unusual low origins. Consideration of these anatomies suggests that the etiology of this case is congenital.
Youkyung Lee; Whal Lee; Jae Hyung Park; Hyuk Ahn
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article     Date:  2009-07-30
Journal Detail:
Title:  Cardiovascular and interventional radiology     Volume:  33     ISSN:  1432-086X     ISO Abbreviation:  Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol     Publication Date:  2010 Oct 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2010-09-07     Completed Date:  2011-01-10     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8003538     Medline TA:  Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  1033-5     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Radiology, Seoul National University Hospital, Jongno-gu, Seoul, 110-744, Korea.
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MeSH Terms
Angiography / methods
Aorta, Thoracic / abnormalities*,  radiography
Aortic Coarctation / complications,  radiography*
Blood Vessel Prosthesis
Blood Vessel Prosthesis Implantation / methods*
Celiac Artery / anatomy & histology,  radiography
Diaphragm / abnormalities
Follow-Up Studies
Hypertension / diagnosis,  etiology
Imaging, Three-Dimensional / methods*
Incidental Findings
Mesenteric Arteries / anatomy & histology,  radiography
Time Factors
Tomography, X-Ray Computed
Treatment Outcome
Young Adult

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