Anatomical hierarchy

General Anatomy > Alimentary system > Oesophagus > Thoracic part > Thoracic constriction; Bronchoaortic constriction



The thoracic constriction (Bronchoaortic constriction) is when the oesophagus is compressed by the aortic arch and the left main bronchus on his thoracic part.

Text by Antoine Micheau, MD - Copyright IMAIOS


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