Article Text

Download PDFPDF

An unusual cause of dysphagia: a vascular ring.
  1. R. J. Hall,
  2. T. Treasure
  1. Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, St George's Hospital, Tooting, London, UK.


    A 40 year old woman presented with dysphagia which was due to one of the forms of vascular ring. Her symptoms were relieved by relatively conservative surgery. The means of diagnosis and the surgical approach are discussed.

    Statistics from

    Request Permissions

    If you wish to reuse any or all of this article please use the link below which will take you to the Copyright Clearance Center’s RightsLink service. You will be able to get a quick price and instant permission to reuse the content in many different ways.