Supraclavicular foramen

Case contributed by Dr Henry Knipe


Incidental finding.

Patient Data

Age: 30
Gender: Male

Well-corticed lucency projects over the superior aspect of the distal-third of the right clavicle, in keeping with a supraclavicular foramen.

Lungs and pleural spaces are clear. Cardiomediastinal contour is normal allowing for rotation. VP shunt tubing noted. 

Case Discussion

Supraclavicular foramen is a normal anatomical variant and is an incidental finding. 

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Case information

rID: 26243
Published: 8th Dec 2013
Last edited: 16th Jul 2018
Tag: variant
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