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Reconstruction of an isolated left subclavian artery in a patient with a right aortic arch and tetralogy of Fallot.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  19847473     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
An isolated left subclavian artery (ILSA) is very rarely seen in patients with a right aortic arch. This report describes the case of a 2-year-old boy who underwent ILSA reconstruction during repair of the associated tetralogy of Fallot to prevent future subclavian steal syndrome after surgery.
Hirofumi Kasahara; Ryo Aeba; Ryohei Yozu
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article     Date:  2009-10-22
Journal Detail:
Title:  Pediatric cardiology     Volume:  31     ISSN:  1432-1971     ISO Abbreviation:  Pediatr Cardiol     Publication Date:  2010 Feb 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2010-02-08     Completed Date:  2010-05-12     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8003849     Medline TA:  Pediatr Cardiol     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  297-8     Citation Subset:  IM    
Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Keio University, 35 Shinanomachi, Shinjuku, Tokyo 160-8582, Japan.
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MeSH Terms
Anastomosis, Surgical
Aorta, Thoracic / abnormalities*,  surgery
Child, Preschool
Subclavian Artery / abnormalities*,  surgery
Subclavian Steal Syndrome / prevention & control*
Tetralogy of Fallot / surgery*

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