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Absent clavicles

Case contributed by Dr Andrew Dixon


CXR taken for left sided chest pain.

Patient Data:

Age: 50
Gender: Female
Race: Caucasian
Modality: X-ray

Virtually absent clavicles.

Case Discussion:

Virtually absent clavicles in a patient with cleidocranial dysostosis. No cause for left sided chest pain is seen.

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