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Reversal of left carotid arterial flow as a sign of type C interruption of the aortic arch.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  7800459     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
While performing neurosonography on an 8-day-old baby boy, we noted antegrade flow in the right carotid and basilar arteries but retrograde flow in the left carotid artery. The child was diagnosed as having a severe cardiac malformation and associated interruption of the aortic arch on echocardiography. Our finding is explained by the site of interruption-between the innominate and left carotid arteries, or type C interruption.
Authors:
P S Thomson; R L Teele
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Pediatric radiology     Volume:  24     ISSN:  0301-0449     ISO Abbreviation:  Pediatr Radiol     Publication Date:  1994  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1995-01-26     Completed Date:  1995-01-26     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0365332     Medline TA:  Pediatr Radiol     Country:  GERMANY    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  300-1     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Radiology, Christchurch Hospital, New Zealand.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Abnormalities, Multiple
Aorta, Thoracic / abnormalities*,  ultrasonography
Brachiocephalic Trunk / abnormalities
Carotid Arteries / abnormalities*,  physiopathology*,  ultrasonography
Heart Defects, Congenital
Humans
Infant, Newborn
Male

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