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Venous thoracic outlet syndrome

Disease definition

Venous thoracic outlet syndrome (VTOS) is a form of thoracic outlet syndrome (TOS; see this term) that manifests as unilateral (rarely bilateral) arm pain and cyanosis.


Classification level: Subtype of disorder
  • Synonym(s):
    • Effort subclavian vein thrombosis
    • Paget-Schrotter disease
    • VTOS
    • Venous TOS
    • Venous cervical rib syndrome
    • Venous costoclavicular syndrome
    • Venous hyperabduction syndrome
    • Venous scalenus anticus syndrome
    • Venous thoracic outlet compression syndrome
  • Prevalence: -
  • Inheritance: -
  • Age of onset: -
  • ICD-10: G54.0
  • OMIM: -
  • UMLS: C1956396
  • MeSH: -
  • GARD: -
  • MedDRA: -

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