CASE REPORT
Year : 2015  |  Volume : 2  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 118-121

Double Aortic Arch Surgery


1 Department of Cardiovascular and Thoracic, Grant Medical College, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
2 Department of Cardiovascular and Thoracic, Seth G.S. Medical College, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

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Suraj Wasudeo Nagre
Department of Cardiovascular and Thoracic, Grant Medical College, Mumbai, Maharashtra
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DOI: 10.4103/0972-0820.166936

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A 4-year-old male child was admitted with a history of difficulty in swallowing, failure to thrive and recurrent respiratory tract infections. On investigations, cardiac computed tomography was suggestive of a double aortic arch (DAA) and a virtual bronchoscopy was suggestive of tracheomalacia. After ligating the nondominant part of the DAA, the child had symptomatic relief.


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