January 1973

Axillary-Axillary Bypass for the "Subclavian Steal" Syndrome

Author Affiliations

New York
From the departments of surgery (Division of Vascular Surgery), radiology, and medicine, the Mount Sinai Hospital and the Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York.

Arch Surg. 1973;106(1):24-27. doi:10.1001/archsurg.1973.01350130028006

Axillary-axillary artery bypass was used in the treatment of a "subclavian steal" syndrome. Of the many surgical procedures available for the treatment of this condition, this operation appears to be the simplest to perform with the least potential complications.