subclavian artery

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subclavian artery

[′səb¦klā·vē·ən ′ärd·ə·rē]
(anatomy)
The proximal part of the principal artery in the arm or forelimb.
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A Kommerell diverticulum can be present in different anomalies of the aortic arch; either in a right aortic arch with an aberrant left subclavian artery or a left aortic arch with an aberrant right subclavian artery.
The aberrant right subclavian artery (arteria lusoria): The morphological and clinical aspects of one of the most important variations--A systematic study of 141 reports.
In addition, in our case, aortic dissection extended to the brachiocephalic trunk, closing down and occluding the ostium of the right subclavian artery.
In such cases, left common carotid artery is seen as the first branch of the arch followed by right common carotid artery and right subclavian artery, respectively.
Right subclavian artery aneurysm: report of a case.
Multiple pseudoaneurysms of the aortic arch, right subclavian artery, and abdominal aorta in a patient with Behcet's disease.
The first branch from the aorta is the innominate artery, which separates into the right subclavian and right common carotid artery.
The differential diagnosis included an aberrant right subclavian artery, and a double aortic arch was suspected.
A venogram was then conducted, which showed a deep vein thrombosis (DVT) of the right subclavian vein, related to the medial third of the clavicle and first rib with early collateral formation.
This vein from point of bifurcation to the termination in right subclavian vein was found to be highly tortous and measured 9.
A separate attempt was made using a right subclavian approach, but again it was not possible to obtain venepuncture, despite several attempts.
She had a history of permanent transvenous DDD-R guidant multiprogrammed pacemaker implantation via right subclavian vein due to total AV block 8 years ago.