Disease Information for Aortic arch syndrome

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Clinical Manifestations
Signs & Symptoms
Non-localized shoulder area pain
Diagnostic Test Results
Angiography
Angios/Aortogram, thoracic abnormal
Heart cath/Abnormal
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Associated Disease & Complications
Aortic arch congenital anomalies
Aortic arch syndrome
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Class
CLASS/Cardiovascular (category)
CLASS/Great vessels disorder (ex)
CLASS/Thoracic aortic involvement/disorder (ex)
Definition

Any of a group of disorders leading to occlusion of the arteries arising from the aortic arch. Such occlusion may be caused by atherosclerosis, arterial embolism, syphilitic or tuberculous arteritis, etc. (Dorland, 27th ed)

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