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Surgical treatment for right aortic arch with Kommerell's diverticulum.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  24569334     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Data-Review    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Kommerell's diverticulum causes compression of the esophagus between the aberrant origin of the left subclavian artery and ascending aorta, leading to dysphagia or dyspnea. We describe 3 cases of successful surgical treatment of right aortic arch with Kommerell's diverticulum and aberrant origin of the left subclavian artery, using a right anterolateral partial sternotomy. This allows both resection of the Kommerell's diverticulum as well as reconstruction of the aberrant origin of the left subclavian artery anatomically.
Authors:
Noboru Ishikawa; Masaya Oi; Kazuto Maruta; Hirofumi Iizuka; Hiroyuki Kawaura
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article     Date:  2013-07-09
Journal Detail:
Title:  Asian cardiovascular & thoracic annals     Volume:  21     ISSN:  1816-5370     ISO Abbreviation:  Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann     Publication Date:  2013 Dec 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2014-02-26     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9503417     Medline TA:  Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann     Country:  England    
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Languages:  eng     Pagination:  724-6     Citation Subset:  IM    
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