Development of double aortic arch (illustration)

Case contributed by Dr Vincent Tatco

This diagram shows the development of double aortic arch.

Case Discussion

A double aortic arch is a developmental anomaly caused by persistence of the right and left embryonic fourth aortic arches.

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Case information

rID: 63612
Published: 10th Oct 2018
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
System: Vascular
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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