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Double aortic arches, esophageal atresia and tracheal compression

Author(s): Majid Yameen | Warade Monali | Aziz Zarina | Karthik G

Journal: Journal of Indian Association of Pediatric Surgeons
ISSN 0971-9261

Volume: 14;
Issue: 2;
Start page: 70;
Date: 2009;
Original page

Keywords: Double aortic arch | congenital heart defects | esophageal atresia | vascular rings | computed tomography | helical

We report a case of double aortic arch in a 12-month-old male infant well delineated on 64 slice computed tomography scan. It formed a complete vascular ring around the trachea compressing it. The symptoms resolved after surgical division of the ring.
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