Poland syndrome

Case contributed by Dr Mohamed Abdel-Tawab Mohamed


Female patient complains of small sized right breast.

Patient Data

Age: 18 years

Absent right pectoralis major and minor muscles.

Significantly smaller sized right breast with normal parenchyma with no detected mass lesion or cysts.

Case Discussion

Polar syndrome is a congenital disease in which the pectoralis muscle is absent on one side with subsequent asymmetric chest size.

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Case information

rID: 51337
Published: 2nd Apr 2017
Last edited: 31st Oct 2019
System: Chest, Breast
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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