Hybrid treatment for thoracic aortic aneurysm combined with aberrant right subclavian artery

Joong Hee Lee, Young Guk Ko, Young Nam Yoon, Donghoon Choi, Do Yun Lee

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An aberrant right subclavian artery (ARSA) is the most common vascular abnormality of the aortic arch and is associated with development of aneurysms in 3-8% of these anomalies. In this case report, we describe an 84-year-old man with a symptomatic ARSA treated with staged hybrid procedure combining surgical replacement of the ascending aorta and bilateral carotid-to-subclavian artery bypass with implantation of a stent graft in the aortic arch and descending aorta. Our case suggests that a less invasive hybrid therapy can be performed successfully for the treatment of ARSA with aneurysmal change in patients at high surgical risk.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)66-69
Number of pages4
JournalKorean Circulation Journal
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 2013 Jan 1


All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Internal Medicine
  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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