right subclavian artery


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right subclavian artery

a large artery that arises from the brachiocephalic artery. It has several important branches: the axillary, vertebral thoracic, and internal thoracic arteries and the cervical and costocervical trunks, which perfuse the right side of the upper body.
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Embryologically, the normal right subclavian artery originates from the right fourth branchial arch.
Aberrant right subclavian artery associated with a common origin of carotid arteries.
Aberrant right subclavian artery in fetuses with Down syndrome: A systematic review and meta-analysis.
In the literature, there have been few cases of ascending aortic dissections presenting with STEMI complicating right subclavian artery occlusion (10).
Prevalence of an aberrant right subclavian artery anomaly (ARSA), has been reported as 0.
Patient 1 was diagnosed with a right hemispheric stroke following intracranial injections through a PICC in the right subclavian artery.
When it does occur, it is usually caused by an aberrant right subclavian artery (dysphagia lusoria); it can also occur as a result of a right-sided aorta, an aortic aneurysm, and left atrial enlargement.
According to Moore & Persand (2003) the proximal part of the right subclavian artery develops from right fourth aortic arch while the distal part is from right dorsal aorta and right seventh intersegmental artery.
To the Editor: Aberrant right subclavian artery (ARSA) is a congenital vascular anomaly.
The right recurrent laryngeal nerve branches at the level of the right subclavian artery and hooks around this artery.
4] He was able to identify a retrooesophageal right subclavian artery (RRSA) in five of the specimens (1%) and classified it as type D.