Supraclavicular foramen

Case contributed by Dr Maulik S Patel


Chest radiograph for routine pre-employment check up. No complaints.

Patient Data

Age: about 25 - 30 yrs
Gender: Male

A tiny lytic lesion in superior aspect of left mid third clavicle represents a foramen for the supraclavicular nerve.

Case Discussion

A supraclavicular foramen is a normal anatomical variant and incidental finding. 

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Case information

rID: 23083
Published: 21st May 2013
Last edited: 6th Oct 2020
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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