Left cervical rib

Case contributed by Dr Jeremy Jones

Presentation

Left sided pleuritic chest pain after being hit during football.

Patient Data

Age: 17 years
Gender: Male
X-ray

There is a unilateral left cervical rib

Otherwise normal appearances with no pneumothorax. No rib fracture demonstrated.

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Case information

rID: 24123
Case created: 29th Jul 2013
Last edited: 26th Feb 2016
System: Chest
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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