Utility of endoscopic ultrasound in the diagnosis of aberrant right subclavian artery.

@article{Yusuf2007UtilityOE,
  title={Utility of endoscopic ultrasound in the diagnosis of aberrant right subclavian artery.},
  author={Tony E. Yusuf and Michael J. Levy and Maurits J. Wiersema and Jonathan E. Clain and Gavin C. Harewood and E. Ezhil Rajan and Mark D. Topazian and Kenneth K. Wang},
  journal={Journal of gastroenterology and hepatology},
  year={2007},
  volume={22 11},
  pages={1717-21}
}
BACKGROUND AND AIMS Aberrant right subclavian artery (ARSA) is the most common congenital anomaly of the aortic arch occurring in 0.4-2.0% of the general population. Instead of arising from the brachiocephalic artery, the ARSA arises as the last branch from the aortic arch. The aim of this study was to determine the prevalence of ARSA in patients undergoing upper endoscopic ultrasound (EUS) and to describe the EUS characteristics of ARSA. METHODS A retrospective review was conducted of 7513… CONTINUE READING

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