Cervical rib

Case contributed by Dr Jeremy Jones
X-ray

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Case Discussion

Right sided cervical rib.

Note the angle of the accompanying spinous transverse process. Thoracic transverse processes point cranially, cervical transverse processes are more horizontal.

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Case information

rID: 6422
Published: 24th Jun 2009
Last edited: 21st May 2018
System: Chest
Tag: rapids
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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