25-year-old woman with right hand numbness

Submitted by Eric J. Monroe, MD, Department of Radiology, University of Washington, Seattle WA.

A 25-year-old woman presents with sudden onset of right hand numbness, discoloration and decrease of pulse. Chest radiograph and CT angiogram were obtained.


Management of this patient should begin with:

Surgical decompression
Endovascular stent graft placement
Surgical bypass

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