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Thoracic outlet syndrome


* Not a rare disease
Other Names for this Disease
  • TOS
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  • I had arterial thoracic outlet syndrome (TOS) caused by having an additional cervical rib.  I had cervical and 1st rib resection on the right and left. My Question: It's not common to have an extra cervical rib. Can my children have a higher chance of also having this rib which could lead to TOS for them? Click here for answer