Year : 2015  |  Volume : 18  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 111--112

Double aortic arch as a source of airway obstruction in a child


Sambhunath Das1, Vinitha V Nair2, Balram Airan2 
1 Department of Cardiac Anaesthesia, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
2 Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India

Correspondence Address:
Sambhunath Das
Department of Cardiac Anaesthesia, Cardio Thoracic Sciences Center, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, 7th Floor, Ansari Nagar, New Delhi 110 029
India

Double aortic arch (DAA) is a congenital vascular anomaly. The diagnosis was difficult till the child was symptomatic, and other causes were ruled out. We present the interesting images of a child of respiratory distress because of tracheal compression from DAA.


How to cite this article:
Das S, Nair VV, Airan B. Double aortic arch as a source of airway obstruction in a child.Ann Card Anaesth 2015;18:111-112


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Das S, Nair VV, Airan B. Double aortic arch as a source of airway obstruction in a child. Ann Card Anaesth [serial online] 2015 [cited 2020 Jul 10 ];18:111-112
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