The vascular complications of cervical rib.


The consequences of cervical rib do not appear to be widely understood. Whilst most cervical ribs cause little or no trouble, and, at the most, require shoulder raising exercises, some are the cause of serious nerve compression and sometimes arterial compression. Much confusion has existed in the understanding of the vascular manifestations of cervical rib… (More)


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@article{Connell1980TheVC, title={The vascular complications of cervical rib.}, author={Jodi L. Connell and J. C. Doyle and John F Gurry}, journal={The Australian and New Zealand journal of surgery}, year={1980}, volume={50 2}, pages={125-30} }