Klippel-Feil syndrome

Case contributed by Dr Ayman Elmesalamy


Neck pain with bilateral brachialgia

Patient Data

Age: 40 years
Gender: Male

Sagittal images showing fusion of C2 and C3 as well as C5 and C6 with rudimentary intervening discs. Axial images showing right sided aortic arch. 


Chest radiograph showing right sided heart and right sided stomach suggesting situs inversus totalis

Case Discussion

Aortic arch anomalies are a recognized association with Klippel Feil syndrome

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Case information

rID: 48532
Published: 13th Oct 2016
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
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