Muscle abnormalities of the chest in Poland’s syndrome: variations and proposal for a classification

@article{Stylianos2011MuscleAO,
  title={Muscle abnormalities of the chest in Poland’s syndrome: variations and proposal for a classification},
  author={Kapetanakis Stylianos and Papadopoulos Constantinos and Triantafilidis Alexandros and Fiska Aliki and Agrogiannis Nikolaos and Maria Lena Demetriou and Panagiotou Petros},
  journal={Surgical and Radiologic Anatomy},
  year={2011},
  volume={34},
  pages={57-63}
}
Poland’s syndrome (PS) is a rare congenital malformation, which combines anomalies of the chest and the homolateral upper limb. The purposes of the paper are to study the chest musculoskeletal malformations of the syndrome and propose a classification for the thoracic anomalies through our experience and taking into account the literature. We reviewed ten patients diagnosed with PS. All of them suffered from anomalies of the thorax and the ipsilateral upper extremity. We proceeded to scan the… CONTINUE READING
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