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52 Possible Causes for Rudimentary Ribs

  • Cerebro-Costo-Mandibular Syndrome

    The costal abnormalities may consistof agenetic ribs, rudimentary ribs limited to theirdorsal segment (as we noticed in our case) or gapdefects between dorsal ossified and[docslide.com.br] Rib involvement is usually bilateral but not necessarily symmetrical Rudimentary or absent ribs have been described.[fetalultrasound.com] Rudimentary or absent ribs the 12th ribs. Our first patient had a short palate. The second patient had a U-shaped cleft palate.[docslide.com.br]

  • Cervical Rib Syndrome

    […] cervical rib to the first thoracic rib; rare disorder, found mostly in young to middle-aged women, which presents with unilateral hand wasting and weakness, particularly[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] […] cervical rib to the first rib. cer·vi·cal rib syn·drome ( sĕr'vi-kăl rib sin'drōm ) 1.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] […] an extra rib arising from 7 th cervical vertebra rudimentary first rib soft tissue fibrous band from the first rib to the tip of C7 transverse process hypertrophy of nearby[medbullets.com]

  • Congenital Malformation of the Ribs

    We are reporting a case of VATER associated with rib anomalies in various forms like bifid rib, ribbon rib and rudimentary rib.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] incidence was 0.6%, fusion type rib abnormality was 0.3%, cervical rib was 0.2%, hypoplastic and rudimentary rib was 0.2%, and pseudoarthrosis of the 1st rib was 0.1% .[jpma.org.pk] Wakeley. (1931-32) Cervical ribs and rudimentary first thoracic ribs considered from clinical and etiological standpoints. J. Anat. 66:334-370.[anatomyatlases.org]

  • Insomnia

    Teratology studies in rats demonstrated increased fetal resorptions at doses of 30 and 120 mg/kg in one study and increased occurrence of rudimentary ribs, which are considered[web.archive.org]

  • Thoracic Outlet Syndrome

    Cervical radiographs showed long transverse process of C7 on the right side and a small rudimentary rib articulating with C7 on the left side.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] This rudimentary rib causes fibrous changes around the brachial plexus nerves, inducing compression and causing the symptoms and signs of TOS.[en.wikipedia.org] Cervical ribs and rudimentary first ribs occur in less than 0.5% of the population.[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Thoracic Duct Obstruction

    Cervical ribs and rudimentary first ribs occur in less than 0.5% of the population.[emedicine.medscape.com] Rudimentary ribs usually arise higher in the neck than normal first ribs and typically articulate with the second rib rather than with the sternum.[emedicine.medscape.com] A search for cervical, rudimentary, or broad first ribs should be done. These structures should be resected during surgical therapy.[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Spinous Process Fracture

    While most people have 12 ribs, the 12th rib may be rudimentary. Each rib is attached to the vertebral body by 2 joint cavities.[emedicine.medscape.com] A small rudimentary rib may give rise to more symptoms than a well-developed rib because of a fibrous band attached between the cervical rib and sternum or 1st thoracic rib[chiro.org] The bone(s) may vary from a small nubbin to a fully developed rib.[chiro.org]

  • Scalenus Anticus Syndrome

    This rudimentary rib causes fibrous changes around the brachial plexus nerves, inducing compression and causing the symptoms and signs of TOS.[en.wikipedia.org] Neurological, related to the fibrous band associated with a rudimentary cervical rib or a giant transverse process of C7. 3. Venous—‘effort thrombosis’. 4.[eurorad.org] To prevent recurrence, patients must undergo first rib resection and anterior scalenectomy, as well as resection of any rudimentary or cervical ribs.[doi.org]

  • Rib Fracture

    Rib Latin name English name 1,2,3,4,5,6,7 Costae verae True ribs 8,9,10 Costae spuriae False ribs 11,12 Costae fluctuantes Rudimentary ribs 2.2 Common characteristics The[flexikon.doccheck.com] The last two ribs are only rudimentarily developed and end freely in the abdominal wall as so-called "flesh ribs" (costae fluctuantes).[flexikon.doccheck.com]

  • Spinal Trauma

    A small rudimentary rib may give rise to more symptoms than a well-developed rib because of a fibrous band attached between the cervical rib and sternum or 1st thoracic rib[chiro.org] The bone(s) may vary from a small nubbin to a fully developed rib.[chiro.org]

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