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subclavian

 [sub-kla´ve-an]
below the clavicle.
subclavian steal syndrome cerebral or brainstem ischemia resulting from diversion of blood flow from the basilar artery to the subclavian artery, in the presence of occlusive disease of the proximal portion of the subclavian artery.

sub·cla·vi·an

(sŭb-klā'vē-ăn),
1. Below the clavicle. Synonym(s): infraclavicular
2. Pertaining to the subclavian artery or vein.

subclavian

/sub·cla·vi·an/ (sub-kla´ve-an) below the clavicle.

subclavian

(sŭb-klā′vē-ən) Anatomy
adj.
1. Situated beneath the clavicle.
2. Of or relating to a subclavian part.
3. Of or relating to the subclavian artery or vein.
n.
A subclavian structure, such as a nerve or muscle.

subclavian

[səbklā′vē·ən]
Etymology: L, sub + clavicula, little key
situated under the clavicle, such as the subclavian vein.

subclavian

1. Situated below or under the CLAVICLE.
2. Pertaining to the subclavian artery or vein.

Subclavian

Located beneath the collarbone (clavicle).

subclavian

literally means under the clavicle.
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Type A is distal to the subclavian artery, type B occurs between the second carotid and the ipsilateral subclavian arteries, and type C occurs between two carotid arteries.
Consequently, a chest computed tomography with contrast was ordered, revealing a partially thrombosed Kommerell diverticulum in the aberrant right subclavian artery (Fig.
Vertebral artery (VA) arises from the superolateral aspect of 1st part of the subclavian artery and takes a vertical posterior course to enter the foramina transversaria of 6th cervical vertebrae.
The intention of this case report is to demonstrate and describe that POCUS can be successfully applied to diagnosing upper extremity DVT, including the more challenging vasculature such as the subclavian vein.
There is no specific problem in pacemaker implantation from the right subclavian vein in patients with bilateral SVC.
Comparatively, the reported stenosis rates with internal jugular and subclavian vein catheters are 10% [9] and 20 - 50%, [9-11] respectively.
It does not transverse the pectoralis muscle; therefore, it is less likely to limit upper extremity movement compared with the infraclavicular subclavian approach.
His 2D transthoracic echo showed marked left ventricular hypertrophy with good systolic function along with severe juxta-ductal coarctation of aorta very close to origin of left Subclavian artery with peak instantaneous gradient of 120 mmHg.
Key words: Aortic dissection, myocardial infarction, subclavian artery occlusion
These trunks extend to the right and left, and along their course firstly give off the common carotid and subclavian arteries (King and McLelland, 1984).
The objective of this report is to review the association between an aberrant right subclavian artery (SCA) identified on preoperative imaging and an NRILN identified intraoperatively during thyroid and parathyroid surgery.
Cervicomediastinal vascular injuries are defined as arterial or venous injuries of the neck [carotids, subclavian (including its branches) and the proximal axillary artery], and mediastinum [ascending aorta, aortic arch (including its branches), descending aorta, the pulmonary artery and veins].