Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology
Head and Neck Imaging - Case Report

Cervical aortic arch in a patient with Turner syndrome

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Department of Radiology, Christian Medical College, Vellore, Tamil-Nadu, India

Diagn Interv Radiol 2010; 16: 132-133
DOI: 10.4261/1305-3825.DIR.1860-08.1
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Abstract

We report a case of a young girl with Turner syndrome presenting with a pulsatile left-sided supraclavicular swelling since birth, which proved to be the rare anomaly of a cervical aortic arch. Though elongation of the transverse aortic arch is well known in Turner syndrome, to the best of our knowledge, a cervical aortic arch has not been described in the literature

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