Poland syndrome

Case contributed by Dr Hanisalam

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Asymptomatic patient.

Chest X-ray

Modality: X-ray

Chest x-ray demonstrates a lucent right hemithorax. Pleural spaces are bilaterally unremarkable.

CT Chest (selected image)

Modality: CT

CT demonstrates absence of the pectoralis major and minor muscle on the right. The visualized ribs appear unremarkable. 

Case Discussion

Features are consistent with Poland syndrome.

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Case Information

rID: 8905
Case created: 9th Mar 2010
Last edited: 1st Oct 2016
System: Chest
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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