Poland syndrome

Case contributed by Dr Brendon Friesen



Patient Data

Age: 50
Gender: Male

Dextrocardia. Deformity of left chest wall. Asymmetric densities of chest wall soft tissues.


Deficiency of left chest wall muscles in keeping with Poland syndrome.
Dextrocardia noted. 

The ascending aorta is dilated measuring 4.7 cm at level of right pulmonary artery

Descending aorta normal caliber.

Normal origins of great vessels.  

Case Discussion

Poland syndrome.

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Case information

rID: 32637
Published: 13th Dec 2014
Last edited: 7th Oct 2015
System: Chest
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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