TITLE

Double aortic arch in an adult undergoing coronary bypass surgery: a therapeutic dilemma?

AUTHOR(S)
Kypson, Alan Patrick; Anderson, Curtis A.; Rodriguez, Evelio; Koutlas, Theodore C.
PUB. DATE
October 2008
SOURCE
European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery;Oct2008, Vol. 34 Issue 4, p920
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Abstract: Double aortic arch is a congenital anomaly that is rarely found in adults. Typically, this is treated in infancy secondary to symptoms. We describe the treatment of an asymptomatic adult male that was diagnosed with double aortic arch during cardiac catheterization.
ACCESSION #
34649590

 

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