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This presentation discusses thoracic outlet syndrome (TOS) in the context of compression neuropathies. In particular, this presentation details conservation management of TOS and the pathogenesis of cumulative trauma disorder. Additionally, a case presentation for conservative management is included. When conservative management fails, our surgical management is a thoracic outlet decompression through a scalenectomy of the anterior and middle scalenes. A step-by-step illustrated and technical approach of this procedure is included.
Presentation 160510 Thoracic Outlet Syndrome