bovine arch

bovine type II aortic arch cardiac catheterisation catheterization interesting image

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Diagnosis- Type II bovine aortic arch

Pointers- (aortogram with pigtail catheter)

1. Left common carotid is arising from the right brachicepalic artery- bovine aortic arch.

2. The right brachiocephalic artery is arising between the horizontal lines at upper and lower borders of the aortic arch- type II aortic arch. (type I- above the upper margin line, type III- below the lower margin line)