Three cases of retroesophageal right subclavian artery.

@article{Saito2005ThreeCO,
  title={Three cases of retroesophageal right subclavian artery.},
  author={Toshiyuki Saito and Yoshiki Tamatsukuri and Takashi Hitosugi and Kunihisa Miyakawa and Toru Shimizu and Yoshiyuki Oi and Masami Yoshimoto and Yoshiyuki Yamamoto and Katherina Spanel-Browski and Hanno Steinke},
  journal={Journal of Nippon Medical School = Nippon Ika Daigaku zasshi},
  year={2005},
  volume={72 6},
  pages={375-82}
}
We have experienced three cases of retroesophageal right subclavian artery. Two cases were cadavers, and one case was a live human. In the two cadavers of a 68-year-old and a 76-year-old, respectively Japanese and European males, the right subclavian artery originated from the aorta after the aorta branched the right carotid artery, the left carotid artery and the left subclavian artery. The right carotid artery immerged solely from the aorta. Where the right subclavian artery originated from… CONTINUE READING