Manara - Qatar Research Repository
Browse
10.1002_ccr3.5514.pdf (525.09 kB)

Exercise‐induced thoracic outlet syndrome and concomitant osteomyelitis in cervical rib with a possible familial origin: A case report

Download (525.09 kB)
journal contribution
submitted on 2023-03-15, 08:02 and posted on 2023-03-16, 06:21 authored by Ammara Bint I Bilal, Mohammadshah Isam Gul, Fateen Ata, Renan E. Ibrahem, Muhammad I. Danjuma

Cervical ribs are rare and usually asymptomatic. Occasionally, they can cause nerve impingements and compressive symptoms. In cervical ribs, osteomyelitis secondary to trauma is unheard of. We report such a case made more interesting by the familial presence of bilateral cervical ribs in two generations, indicating a familial origin.

Other Information

Published in: Clinical Case Reports
License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/
See article on publisher's website: http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ccr3.5514

History

Language

  • English

Publisher

Wiley

Publication Year

  • 2022

Institution affiliated with

  • Hamad Medical Corporation
  • Qatar University

Usage metrics

    Manara - Qatar Research Repository

    Licence

    Exports

    RefWorks
    BibTeX
    Ref. manager
    Endnote
    DataCite
    NLM
    DC