Pulmonary vascular sling responsible for esophageal and tracheal obstruction - A case report

Yurdakul Y., ARSAN S., Farsak B., Peker O. , Celiker A., Girbolar A.

ANGIOLOGY, vol.47, no.5, pp.511-515, 1996 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 47 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 1996
  • Doi Number: 10.1177/000331979604700511
  • Title of Journal : ANGIOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.511-515


The disease of pulmonary vascular sling is a rare congenital condition. When it does occur it is often in conjunction with tracheal compression. The authors report herein a newborn with this anomaly presenting with a tracheal and esophageal compression.