Thoracic outlet syndrome.

@article{Huang2004ThoracicOS,
  title={Thoracic outlet syndrome.},
  author={Jason H Huang and Eric Louis Zager},
  journal={Neurosurgery},
  year={2004},
  volume={55 4},
  pages={
          897-902; discussion 902-3
        }
}
OBJECTIVE Thoracic outlet syndrome (TOS) is one of the most controversial clinical entities in medicine. We provide a review of this difficult-to-treat disorder, including a brief overview, clinical presentations, surgical anatomy, treatment options, and outcomes. METHODS TOS represents a spectrum of disorders encompassing three related syndromes: compression of the brachial plexus (neurogenic TOS), compression of the subclavian artery or vein (vascular TOS), and the nonspecific or disputed… CONTINUE READING

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