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Severe tracheal stenosis secondary to brachiocephalic artery compression syndrome

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    1 Mansi Verma and Niraj Nirmal Pandey contributed equally to the manuscript and share the first authorship.
    Mansi Verma
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    1 Mansi Verma and Niraj Nirmal Pandey contributed equally to the manuscript and share the first authorship.
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    Department of Cardiovascular Radiology & Endovascular Interventions, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, 110029, India
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  • Author Footnotes
    1 Mansi Verma and Niraj Nirmal Pandey contributed equally to the manuscript and share the first authorship.
    Niraj Nirmal Pandey
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    1 Mansi Verma and Niraj Nirmal Pandey contributed equally to the manuscript and share the first authorship.
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    Department of Cardiovascular Radiology & Endovascular Interventions, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, 110029, India
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  • Jay Relan
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    Department of Cardiology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, 110029, India
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  • Priya Jagia
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    Corresponding author. Department of Cardiovascular Radiology and Endovascular Interventions, AIIMS, New Delhi, 110029, India.
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    Department of Cardiovascular Radiology & Endovascular Interventions, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, 110029, India
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  • Author Footnotes
    1 Mansi Verma and Niraj Nirmal Pandey contributed equally to the manuscript and share the first authorship.
Published:February 16, 2022DOI:https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jcct.2022.02.006
      An 18-month-old girl presented with a history of multiple episodes of breath-holding spells since infancy and a recent life-threatening episode of apnea and loss of consciousness requiring mechanical ventilation. Clinical examination revealed presence of inspiratory stridor. Fiberoptic bronchoscopy revealed a laryngeal cleft and localized tracheomalacia. Subsequently, CT angiography was performed to look for the cause of tracheal compression.
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