Cervical rib

Case contributed by Dr Hani Salam

Presentation

Shoulder pain.

Modality: X-ray

Zoomed image of left cervical rib. 

Modality: X-ray

Left cervical rib. 

Case Discussion

Cervical ribs are an anatomical variant and may be asymptomatic or symptomatic (e.g. thoracic outlet syndrome). 

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Case Information

rID: 12249
Case created: 2nd Nov 2010
Last edited: 10th Dec 2015
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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