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Case 10947

Patient with a high riding scapula

Author(s)
Duarte Rufino Nascimento, Rosário Matos, Renata Jogo, Jorge Furtado, Ana P. Petinga, Ana Nunes, Alexandra Ferreira, Conceição Barrueto, Pedro Paulo Mendes, Eugénia Soares

Centro Hospitalar de Lisboa Central, Hospital Dona Estefânia, Serviço de Radiologia;
Hospital Dr. Nélio Mendonça, SESARAM, Serviço de Imagiologia
 
Patient
male, 6 year(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    Chest X-ray consistent with left shoulder Sprengel deformity

    Note, by comparison with the opposite side, the abnormally high position of the left scapula and the raised ipsilateral clavicle

     
    Area of Interest: Musculoskeletal bone; Imaging Technique: Digital radiography; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Congenital;
     
     
  • Figure 2
    Vertebral Fusion

    This sagital MR image shows fusion of C5 to C7 vertebral bodies.

     
    Area of Interest: Bones; Imaging Technique: MR; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Congenital;
     
     
  • Figure 3
    Coronal T2-weighted image- scholiosis

    Abnormal lateral curvature of thoracic spine consistent with scoliosis

     
    Area of Interest: Musculoskeletal bone; Imaging Technique: MR; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Congenital;
     
     
  • Figure 4
    Left scapula in an abnormally high position

    The "high riding"left scapula (arrow)

     
    Area of Interest: Musculoskeletal bone; Imaging Technique: MR; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Congenital;
     
     
Note, by comparison with the opposite side, the abnormally high position of the left scapula and the raised ipsilateral clavicle
 
This sagital MR image shows fusion of C5 to C7 vertebral bodies.
 
Abnormal lateral curvature of thoracic spine consistent with scoliosis
 
The "high riding"left scapula (arrow)
 
 
 
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