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Percutaneous transluminal angioplasty of the innominate artery combined with carotid ndarterectomy.
The communication is usually formed at the level where the innominate artery obliquely crosses the anterior trachea in the ninth ring.
Key Words: airway obstruction, innominate artery, tracheal compression
In our case, arteriography allowed for confirmation of the tracheoinnominate fistula, but selective catheterization of the innominate artery was required.
TRACHEAL EROSION BY A PROSTHETIC INNOMINATE ARTERY GRAFT: PRESENTATION AND SURGICAL REPAIR.
The left common carotid artery originates from the aortic arch, while the right common carotid artery originates from the innominate artery.
Angiography indicated that the primary entry tear was located at the inner curve of the ascending aorta opposite to the orifice of the innominate artery [Figure 1]a.
The most serious is an innominate artery fistula, which is associated with an 80 to 90% mortality rate.
In the ty pe with mirror branching, the first branch of the arch is the left innominate artery, which is followed by the right carotid and the right subclavian artery (Fig 2).
The right subclavian artery is a branch of the innominate artery.
For one case with left ventricular dysplasia and functional degradation, systemic-pulmonary shunt (anastomosis of innominate artery and pulmonary artery) and pulmonary artery banding had been carried out, and Stage II ASO was performed one week later.