IPCCC Term AORTIC ROOT ANTERIOR AND LEFTWARD TO PULMONARY ROOT
IPCCC Code 02.06.04
ICD-11 Code PENDING
IPCCC Definition A congenital cardiovascular malformation in which the aortic root or its remnant is positioned anterior and to the left of the pulmonary root or its remnant.
This anterior anatomic view shows the aorta anterior and to the left of the pulmonary trunk. The aortic arch extends to the left with the normal branching pattern of the brachiocephalic arteries. Note the pulmonary artery band and the juxtaposed atrial appendages to the left of the arterial pedicle.
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