Bifid Direct Aortic Arch Origin of Left Vertebral Artery: A Unique Vascular Variant

Akram Shhadeh, Haris I. Sair, Uday S. Kanamalla

Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

Abstract

The present report describes an unusual case of a duplicated origin of the left vertebral artery from the aorta discovered incidentally in a young patient. Computed tomographic angiography followed by conventional angiography demonstrated this anomaly. Angiographic findings and vertebral artery embryogenesis and anomalies are discussed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1051-1053
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of Vascular and Interventional Radiology
Volume18
Issue number8
DOIs
StatePublished - Aug 1 2007
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging
  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

Fingerprint Dive into the research topics of 'Bifid Direct Aortic Arch Origin of Left Vertebral Artery: A Unique Vascular Variant'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

Cite this