aortic arch

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the part of the aorta that arches and turns downward

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Vascular tracheo-bronchial compression may result from anomalies such as double aortic arch, anomalous left pulmonary artery or aberrant subclavian artery, among others.
Incomplete double aortic arch with atresia of the distal left arch: Distinctive imaging appearance.
The differential diagnosis included an aberrant right subclavian artery, and a double aortic arch was suspected.
We report a case of a double aortic arch in a 9-month-old girl that was diagnosed in this manner, and we briefly review the anatomic characteristics of vascular rings.
5,7-9) Neuhauser's anomaly can be confused with the picture of a double aortic arch, an anomalous left innominate subclavian artery, or a pulmonary artery sling.