innominate artery


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innominate artery

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Noun1.innominate artery - a large artery arising from the arch of the aorta and divides into the right subclavian artery and the right common carotid artery; supplies the right side of the neck and head and the right shoulder and arm
arteria, arterial blood vessel, artery - a blood vessel that carries blood from the heart to the body
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The incision was extended proximally to the origin of the innominate artery to effectively cut off the proximal congenital ring constriction [Figure 1]a.
Perfusion was discontinued and the heart was excised by dividing the aorta distal to the innominate artery, the inferior vena cava being transected on the diaphragm and the superior vena cava at the level of the azygos vein.
It also revealed right coronary to be the dominant coronary artery, common origin of left common carotid and right innominate artery and ascending aortic aneurysm extending until the left subclavian artery.
Distally aorta was transected 2-3 cm proximal to the innominate artery.
6) The innominate artery subsequently branches into the right common carotid artery and the right subclavian artery.
The other arterial repairs were internal carotid (2), ascending and arch of aorta (3), descending aorta (2), innominate artery (3) and pulmonary artery (1).
3) The modified Blalock-Taussig shunt is a systemic-to-pulmonary artery shunt that uses a PTFE interposition graft between the innominate artery and the right branch pulmonary artery (with left aortic arch) to palliate until definitive correction can be achieved.
Treatment of subclavian or innominate artery obstructive lesions.
3] Left subclavian artery affected 3 times more than right subclavian artery or innominate artery because of atherosclerotic disease.
The right RLN arises from the vagus near the division of the innominate artery and then ascends towards tracheoesophageal groove behind common carotid artery.