A rare finding of left innominate artery arising from the left pulmonary artery in a case of tetralogy of fallot

Authors

  • Vigneshwar Bakthavachalam Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Apollo Hospital, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
  • Swaminathan Vaidyanathan Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Apollo Hospital, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.18203/2349-2902.isj20230985

Keywords:

Tetralogy of fallot, Anomalous left innominate artery, Right-sided aortic arch, Left pulmonary artery, Vascular sling anomaly

Abstract

Right-sided aortic arch with an aberrant left innominate artery arising from the left pulmonary artery is a very rare finding in the tetralogy of fallot (TOF). A 2-year-old boy presented for routine intracardiac repair of TOF. A routine angiogram raised suspicion of the left innominate artery with abnormal origin. 640-slice CT was done to delineate the anatomy. The left innominate artery was re-implanted in the descending aorta and the intracardiac repair was performed.

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Published

2023-03-31

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Case Reports