subclavian artery

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sub·cla·vi·an ar·ter·y

[TA]
origin, right from brachiocephalic, left from arch of aorta; branches, vertebral, thyrocervical trunk, internal thoracic; costocervical trunk, descending scapular; it continues as the axillary artery after crossing the first rib.
Synonym(s): arteria subclavia [TA]

subclavian artery

n.
A part of a major artery of the upper extremities or forelimbs that passes beneath the clavicle and is continuous with the axillary artery.

subclavian artery

one of a pair of arteries passing under the clavicle that vary in origin, course, and the height to which they rise in the neck but have six similar main branches supplying the vertebral column, spinal cord, ear, and brain. See also left subclavian artery, right subclavian artery.

sub·cla·vi·an ar·te·ry

(sŭb-klā'vē-ăn ahr'tĕr-ē) [TA]
Origin, right from brachiocephalic, left from arch of aorta; branches, vertebral, thyrocervical trunk, internal thoracic; costocervical trunk, descending scapular; it continues as the axillary artery after crossing the first rib.
Synonym(s): arteria subclavia [TA] .

subclavian artery

A short length of the major artery that branches from the aorta on the left side and from the innominate artery on the right side and continues as the axillary artery to supply the arm. The subclavian arteries also supply the brain via their vertebral branches.
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Total endovascular repair of aberrant left subclavian artery with Kommerell's diverticulum using a customized branched device.
Coarct segment was crossed with 6F MPA catheter and Aortogram done with pigtail 6F which showed tight coarctation just distal to left Subclavian artery.
Right sided aortic arch with aberrant left subclavian artery can be explained on the basis of regression in left arch involving dorsal segment between left common carotid artery and left subclavian arteries with regression of right ductus arteriosus.
The aberrant left subclavian artery emerges from an abnormal bulging of aorta, known as Kommerell's diverticulum.
Aortic Arch Variation: A Unique Case with Anomalous Origin of Both Vertebral Arteries as Additional Branches of the Aortic Arch Distal to Left Subclavian Artery.
During this period SFA was the preferred surgical technique in infants particularly for patients with arch hypoplasia distal to the left subclavian artery.
Left subclavian artery stenosis in coronary artery bypass: prevalence and revascularization strategies.
Our patient had a fusiform aneurysm in the proximal aspect of the left subclavian artery.
Stent coverage of the left subclavian origin in such procedures results in perfusion of the left subclavian artery by way of the subclavian steal phenomenon from a normally positioned left vertebral artery, as demonstrated in Fig.
It is designed to repair a descending thoracic aortic aneurysm (TAA) encroaching on the left subclavian artery (LSA).
The investigators reported one serious adverse event in the oral contraceptive group (one case with an unspecified liver problem) and three adverse events in the AG200-15 group (one case with a blood clot in the left subclavian vein, one case of uncontrollable nausea and vomiting, and one case of drug overdose with Benadryl) to be possibly or probably related to the study drug.