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

Kypson, Alan Patrick; Anderson, Curtis A.; Rodriguez, Evelio; Koutlas, Theodore C.
October 2008
European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery;Oct2008, Vol. 34 Issue 4, p920
Academic Journal
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.


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