Phrenic nerve palsy with positive sniff test

Case contributed by Dr Jayant Kumar


Previous thoracic outlet syndrome with surgery

Patient Data

Age: 50
Gender: Male

Pre op radiograph

Post op radiograph showing - left diaphragmatic elevation

Paradoxical diaphragmatic movement on left side shown on Sniff test

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Case information

rID: 29206
Published: 9th May 2014
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
System: Chest
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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