Coracoclavicular joint - bilateral

Case contributed by Dr Matt Skalski

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Cough

Patient Data

Age: 35
Gender: Male
X-ray

The chest is unremarkable.

The clavicles bilaterally have an exostotic projection along their inferior surface which makes a joint with the coracoid process. 

Annotated image

The abnormality is outlined. 

Case Discussion

The coracoclavicular joint is a rare (<1%) normal variant which is easy to miss in this case as it is bilateral. 

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Case information

rID: 28858
Case created: 17th Apr 2014
Last edited: 14th Mar 2016
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