arteria lusoria


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arteria

 [ahr-te´re-ah] (pl. arte´riae) (L.)
artery. See also anatomic Table of Arteries in the Appendices.
arteria luso´ria an abnormally situated vessel behind the esophagus, usually the subclavian artery from the aortic arch; it may cause symptoms by compression of the esophagus, the trachea, or a nerve.

ar·te·ri·a lu·so·'ri·a

an aberrant right subclavian artery arising from the descending aorta; it passes posterior to the esophagus, often producing dysphagia.

ar·te·ri·a lu·so·ri·a

(ahr-tēr'ē-ă lū-sōr'ē-ă)
An aberrant right subclavian artery arising from the descending aorta; it passes posterior to the esophagus, often producing dysphagia.
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In infants, the trachea is compressible; therefore, the typical signs and symptoms compression by arteria lusoria are respiratory, such as wheezing, stridor, recurrent pneumonia, and cyanosis.
However, Branscom and Austin [39] noted that abnormalities of the aortic arch in a chest X-ray picture were found in only 20% of cases with an arteria lusoria.
According to the literature, only 60% of procedures using a transradial approach were successful in the presence of an arteria lusoria [47].
It is important to remember that common conditions such as shortness of breath, retrosternal pain, cough, and weight loss may be symptoms of the compression of adjacent structures by the arteria lusoria. The presence of the ARSA, especially, should be taken into consideration to distinguish from other causes of dysphagia.
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Lammer, "Transbrachial stenting of a critical ostial arteria lusoria stenosis," Journal of Endovascular Therapy, vol.
Parlar, "Arteria lusoria as a cause of dysphagia," Acta Cardiologica, vol.
Friedel, "Arteria lusoria aneurysm with truncus bicaroticus: surgical resection without restoring blood supply to the right arm," Texas Heart Institute Journal, vol.