Subclavian Steal Syndrome – Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment and Ongoing care


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A condition that results from stenosis or occlusion of the subclavian artery proximal to the origin of the vertebral artery; blood is drawn from the contralateral vertebral basilar or carotid artery regions into the low-pressure ipsilateral upper limb vessels, “stealing” the b…

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