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Pediatric Cardiology

, Volume 25, Issue 6, pp 696–698 | Cite as

Persistent Fifth Aortic Arch and Fourth Arch Interruption in a 28-Year-Old Woman

  • Y. IsomatsuEmail author
  • Y. Takanashi
  • M. Terada
  • K. Kasama
Article

Abstract

A 28-year-old woman having persistent fifth aortic arch and aortic coarctation associated with the fourth arch interruption, without other cardiac malformation, underwent graft interposition, 20 mm in diameter, between the fourth arch including the left subclavian artery and the descending aorta.

Keywords

Persistent fifth aortic arch Aortic coarctation Aortic interruption 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Y. Isomatsu
    • 1
    Email author
  • Y. Takanashi
    • 1
  • M. Terada
    • 1
  • K. Kasama
    • 1
  1. 1.Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Department of SurgeryYokohama City University School of MedicineYokohamaJapan

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