Apresentação atípica de divertículo de Kommerell

Adriana Dias Barranhas, João Mauricio Canavezi Indiani, Edson Marchiori, Alair Augusto S. M. D. dos Santos, Carlos Eduardo Rochitte, Marcelo Souto Nacif
2009 Arquivos Brasileiros de Cardiologia  
The authors report a case of a 65-year-old male patient who, after complaint about retrosternal discomfort and going through a thoracic radiography with mediastinal enlargement, was submitted to magnetic resonance angiography, which detected a right aortic arch with aberrant left subclavian artery and Kommerell diverticulum. A literature review was the basis for our clinical conduct, for the surgical treatment is complex. The patient presented improvement with clinical treatment and, currently,
more » ... ent and, currently, is under ambulatory follow-up care, with control proposed for three months later or in case of worsening.
doi:10.1590/s0066-782x2009001200026 pmid:20379620 fatcat:fkau2dh4cvcopgrbewu3gmp2xq