Thoracic outlet syndrome, Paget-Schroetter syndrome and aberrant subclavian artery in a young man

Ozcakar L. , Kaymak B. , Turan S., Akal M., Enon S., Okuyan H.

JOINT BONE SPINE, vol.73, no.4, pp.469-471, 2006 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 73 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2006
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.jbspin.2005.10.023
  • Title of Journal : JOINT BONE SPINE
  • Page Numbers: pp.469-471


Reported here is a 22-year-old young man with the diagnosis of thoracic outlet syndrome, Paget-Schroetter syndrome (effort-related thrombosis of the subclavian vein) and an aberrant right subclavian artery. The symptomatology and the diagnosis pertaining to these pathologies are discussed in light of the relevant literature. (c) 2006 Elsevier SAS. All rights reserved.