Right sided aortic arch

Case contributed by Dr Kenny Sim

Presentation

Incidental finding.

Patient Data

Age: 25 years
Gender: Female
X-ray

Chest

The lungs are clear. No pleural effusions. The heart size is within normal limits.

Right-sided aortic arch noted.

Case Discussion

Right-sided aortic arch is an aortic arch variant which the aortic arch is seen coursing to the right of the trachea. 

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Case information

rID: 30400
Published: 7th Aug 2014
Last edited: 8th Nov 2019
System: Vascular, Cardiac
Inclusion in quiz mode: Excluded

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