scalenus syndrome


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Noun1.scalenus syndrome - discomfort and vascular symptoms and loss of sensation in a shoulder and arm; caused by a scalene muscle compressing the subclavian artery and part of the brachial plexus
syndrome - a pattern of symptoms indicative of some disease
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Neuritis of the brachial plexus mechanical in origin: the scalenus syndrome.
Costoclavicular compression of the subclavian artery and vein: relation to scalenus syndrome.