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Descriptor English:   Cervical Rib Syndrome 
Descriptor Spanish:   Síndrome de la Costilla Cervical 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Síndrome da Costela Cervical 
Synonyms English:   Anomalous Cervical Rib Syndrome
Naffziger's Syndrome
Cervical Rib Cervical Band Syndrome
Cervical Rib Syndromes
Naffziger Syndromes
Naffziger's Syndromes
Syndrome, Cervical Rib
Syndrome, Cervical-Rib-Cervical-Band
Syndrome, Naffziger
Syndrome, Naffziger's
Syndromes, Cervical Rib
Syndromes, Naffziger
Syndromes, Naffziger's
Cervical-Rib-Cervical-Band Syndrome
Naffziger Syndrome  
Tree Number:   C10.668.829.550.850.200
Definition English:   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) 
See Related English:   Cervical Rib
History Note English:   1991(1975); was see under THORACIC OUTLET SYNDROME 1983-90; was see under SCALENUS ANTICUS SYNDROME 1963-82 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
BL blood CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced CL classification
CO complications CN congenital
DI diagnosis DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy DT drug therapy
EC economics EM embryology
EN enzymology EP epidemiology
EH ethnology ET etiology
GE genetics HI history
IM immunology ME metabolism
MI microbiology MO mortality
NU nursing PS parasitology
PA pathology PP physiopathology
PC prevention & control PX psychology
RT radiotherapy RH rehabilitation
SU surgery TH therapy
UR urine VE veterinary
VI virology  
Record Number:   2613 
Unique Identifier:   D002573 

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