Chapter 14. Thoracic Outlet Syndrome

  1. Rodney A. White MD1 and
  2. Larry H. Hollier MD2
  1. Herbert I. Machleder

Published Online: 4 OCT 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470987094.ch14

Vascular Surgery: Basic Science and Clinical Correlations, Second Edition

Vascular Surgery: Basic Science and Clinical Correlations, Second Edition

How to Cite

Machleder, H. I. (2007) Thoracic Outlet Syndrome, in Vascular Surgery: Basic Science and Clinical Correlations, Second Edition (eds R. A. White and L. H. Hollier), Blackwell Publishing, Malden, Massachusetts, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470987094.ch14

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Professor of Surgery, UCLA School of Medicine, Chief, Division of Vascular Surgery, Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, California

  2. 2

    Dean, Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans, New Orleans, Louisiana

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 4 OCT 2007
  2. Published Print: 15 MAR 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405122023

Online ISBN: 9780470987094

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Keywords:

  • thoracic outlet compression syndrome;
  • cervical rib;
  • scalene muscle;
  • subclavius anomalies;
  • electromyography

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Morphologic research

  • Ultrastructural studies

  • Electrophysiologic studies

  • Conclusion