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Isolated subclavian artery: anatomical and surgical considerations.
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PMID:  19853141     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Isolated subclavial artery is a rare congenital anomaly. Herein we discuss a patient with isolated left subclavian artery and bilateral patent arterial ducts who underwent successful repair. We also describe the detailed anatomy of both recurrent nerves in this condition and embryology of the anomaly.
Igor E Konstantinov; Pankaj Saxena; Yves d'Udekem; Christian P Brizard
Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The Annals of thoracic surgery     Volume:  88     ISSN:  1552-6259     ISO Abbreviation:  Ann. Thorac. Surg.     Publication Date:  2009 Nov 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2009-10-26     Completed Date:  2009-11-16     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  15030100R     Medline TA:  Ann Thorac Surg     Country:  Netherlands    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  1685-7     Citation Subset:  AIM; IM    
Department of Cardiac Surgery, Royal Children's Hospital, Melbourne, Australia.
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MeSH Terms
Recurrent Laryngeal Nerve / anatomy & histology
Subclavian Artery / abnormalities*,  surgery*
Vascular Surgical Procedures / methods

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