Vascular Ring -- Child
- Double aortic arch
- Right aortic arch
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- Trouble breathing (wheezing, coughing, noisy breathing)
- Lung infections
- Poor feeding of solid food (vomiting or choking)
- Trouble swallowing
- Acid reflux
American Heart Association http://www.heart.org
Healthy Children—American Academy of Pediatrics http://www.healthychildren.org
Canadian Cardiovascular Society http://www.ccs.ca
Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada http://www.heartandstroke.ca
Vascular ring in children. Boston Children's Hospital website. Available at: http://www.childrenshospital.org/conditions-and-treatments/conditions/vascular-ring. Accessed June 16, 2015.
Cincinnati Children’s Hospital. Vascular rings. Cincinnati Children’s Hospital website. Available at: http://www.cincinnatichildrens.org/health/v/rings. Updated November 2012. Accessed June 16, 2015.
Johns Hopkins Children's Center website. Vascular ring. Johns Hopkins University, Cove Point Foundation website. Available at: http://www.hopkinschildrens.org/Vascular-Ring.aspx. Accessed June 16, 2015.
- Reviewer: Michael Woods, MD
- Review Date: 06/2015 -
- Update Date: 06/20/2013 -
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