Pediatric Cardiology

, Volume 24, Issue 2, pp 179–181 | Cite as

Noninvasive Imaging of Isolated Persistent Fifth Aortic Arch

  • S.-G. Yang
  • M. Fogel
  • P. Stephens
  • R.D. Bellah
  • P.WM. Weinberg

Persistent fifth aortic arch was suspected by echocardiography and confirmed by magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) in an infant with a heart murmur. Selected images including three dimensional reconstruction from MRI demonstrating this very rare congenital anomaly are presented.

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© 2003 Springer-Verlag New York Inc.

Authors and Affiliations

  • S.-G. Yang
    • 1
  • M. Fogel
    • 1
  • P. Stephens
    • 1
  • R.D. Bellah
    • 2
  • P.WM. Weinberg
    • 1
  1. 1.Division of Cardiology, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA, Department of Pediatrics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USAUS
  2. 2.Department of Radiology, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA, Department of Radiology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USAUS

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