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19 who demonstrated that ascending and arch of aorta were maximally responsive to high cholesterol diet in NWZ rabbits.
Pl In the present study, the origin, course, developmental origin, diameters at various level and clinical significance of the left vertebral artery from the arch of aorta have been discussed.
The great vessels in mediastinum include the ascending, the descending, and the arch of aorta, left common carotid artery, left subclavian artery, brachiocephalic trunk, and superior vena cava (SVC).
A contrast enhanced CT scan of thorax and CT Angio Aortogram revealed fusiform aneurysmal dilatation of the arch of aorta with diameter of 6.
Left vertebral artery, originated directly from arch of aorta between the left common carotid artery and left subclavian artery in one cadaver.