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Disease Cervical Rib Syndrome

Name Cervical Rib Syndrome
Synonyms Anomalous Cervical Rib Syndrome | Cervical Rib Cervical Band Syndrome | Cervical-Rib-Cervical-Band Syndrome | Cervical Rib Syndromes | Naffziger's Syndrome | Naffziger's Syndromes | Naffziger Syndrome | Naffziger Syndromes | Syndrome, Cervical Rib | Syndrome, Cervical-Rib-Cervical-Band | Syndrome, Naffziger | Syndrome, Naffziger's | Syndromes, Cervical Rib | Syndromes, Naffziger | Syndromes, Naffziger's
Definition A condition associated with compression of the BRACHIAL PLEXUS; SUBCLAVIAN ARTERY; and SUBCLAVIAN VEIN at the thoracic outlet and caused by a complete or incomplete anomalous CERVICAL RIB or fascial band connecting the tip of a cervical rib with the first thoracic rib. Clinical manifestations may include pain in the neck and shoulder which radiates into the upper extremity, PARESIS or PARALYSIS of brachial plexus innervated muscles; sensory loss; PARESTHESIAS; ISCHEMIA; and EDEMA. (Adams et al., Principles of Neurology, 6th ed, p214)
Categories Cardiovascular disease | Congenital abnormality | Nervous system disease
MeSH® ID D002573

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1. DiseasesNervous System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Neuromuscular Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Peripheral Nervous System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Nerve Compression Syndromes Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Thoracic Outlet Syndrome Cervical Rib Syndrome
2. DiseasesCardiovascular Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Vascular Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Thoracic Outlet Syndrome Cervical Rib Syndrome
3. DiseasesCongenital, Hereditary, and Neonatal Diseases and Abnormalities Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Congenital Abnormalities Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Musculoskeletal Abnormalities Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Cervical Rib Syndrome

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Cervical Rib Syndrome
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