Cervical rib

Case contributed by Dr Hani Salam


Shoulder pain.


Zoomed image of left cervical rib. 


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
Published: 2nd Nov 2010
Last edited: 10th Dec 2015
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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