Isolated Cervical Rib Fracture: A Rare Etiology of Thoracic Outlet Syndrome


Isolated fracture of a cervical rib is a very rare entity and usually presents as a painless swelling or as thoracic outlet syndrome. We describe a case of a 45-year-old woman with history of fall two months back. She presented with symptoms of neurogenic thoracic outlet syndrome for one month. Isolated left cervical rib fracture was documented on X-ray… (More)
DOI: 10.1155/2011/163792


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