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Figure 3: (a) Sagittal oblique reformatted. (b) Oblique axial section prependicular to trachea, (a): “S” shaped path of trachea. Initially coursing posteriorly, behind the arch and then running anterior to left pulmonary artery sling. Distal end of endotracheal tube is lying opposite C7 - T1 intervertebral level, (b): Significant indentation and compression over trachea by dextroposed coronally placed aortic arch.

Figure 3: (a) Sagittal oblique reformatted. (b) Oblique axial section prependicular to trachea, (a): “S” shaped path of trachea. Initially coursing posteriorly, behind the arch and then running anterior to left pulmonary artery sling. Distal end of endotracheal tube is lying opposite C7 - T1 intervertebral level, (b): Significant indentation and compression over trachea by dextroposed coronally placed aortic arch.