In the Embryology of the Arterial and Venous System I, II and III modules, we will describe the normal and abnormal development of the aortic arches and their derivatives as well as the venous system in the vicinity of the heart.
At the end of the first module, you will be able to:
1. Describe the normal development of the aortic arches and the arterial outflow tracts
2. Discuss the aortic arch derivatives and the abnormalities associated with their improper development