Coat hanger sign of ribs

Summary: An abnormal morphology of the ribs consisting of shorted, abnormally curved ribs. On posteroanterior chest radiography, the ribs show a curvature resembling that of a coat hanger (clothes hanger). ...1,2

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Causes of Coat hanger sign of ribs

Some of the causes of the condition may include: Causes of Coat Hanger Sign Of Ribs:

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Causes List for Coat hanger sign of ribs

Possible causes of Coat hanger sign of ribs (or similar symptoms) may include:4

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References

  1. [from HPO]
  2. Source: GTR (NCBI/NIH): ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/ gtr/ conditions/ CN005804/ 
  3. Source: Human Phenotype Ontology
  4. Source: Algorithmically Generated List

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