Phrenic nerve palsy with positive sniff test

Case contributed by Dr Jayant Kumar

Presentation

Previous thoracic outlet syndrome with surgery

Patient Data

Age: 50
Gender: Male
Modality: X-ray

Pre op radiograph

Modality: X-ray

Post op radiograph showing - left diaphragmatic elevation

Modality: Fluoroscopy

Paradoxical diaphragmatic movement on left side shown on Sniff test

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Case Information

rID: 29206
Case created: 9th May 2014
Last edited: 10th Sep 2015
System: Chest
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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