innominate artery

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a large artery arising from the arch of the aorta and divides into the right subclavian artery and the right common carotid artery

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The mass anteriorly abutted the brachiocephalic artery and trachea but did not invade adjacent structures.
In the literature, subclavian artery injuries can be classified with either brachiocephalic artery injuries or axillary artery injuries, thus different ratios may be detected.
There was moderate to severe stenosis of right brachiocephalic artery just proximal to its origin from aortic arch after a distance of 9 mm.
Rarely, the coronary artery can arise from the aortic arch, the brachiocephalic artery, the internal mammary, bronchial, or subclavian arteries, or even the descending aorta.