TITLE

SUBCLAVIAN STEAL FROM THE CIRCLE OF WILLIS

AUTHOR(S)
Peabody, C. Newton; O'Brien, Bernard
PUB. DATE
March 1966
SOURCE
Angiology;Mar1966, Vol. 17 Issue 3, p148
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
A 58-year-old woman with subclavian steal syndrome is presented. The angiographic findings showed that blood was shunted from the left internal carotid to the left subclavian via the circle of Willis and the vertebral. Operative debouchage of the origin of the subclavian artery corrected the anatomical pathology, and gave symptomatic improvement.
ACCESSION #
16369324

 

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