Aberrant left subclavian artery associated with a Kommerell's diverticulum and a left-sided aortic arch

Pey Jen Yu, Leora B. Balsam, Firas F. Mussa, Abelardo DeAnda

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Kommerell's diverticulum is most commonly associated with either an aberrant left subclavian artery from a right-sided aortic arch or an aberrant right subclavian artery from a left-sided aortic arch. We describe an exceedingly rare case of an aberrant left subclavian artery arising from a Kommerell's diverticulum in a patient with a left-sided aortic arch, the "nonaberrant aberrant left subclavian artery."

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)607-608
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of Cardiac Surgery
Issue number5
StatePublished - Sep 2012
Externally publishedYes


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Surgery

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