The absence of the sternal head of the pectoralis major muscle is considered the minimal expression of poland's syndrome. The skin of the area is hypoplastic with a thinned subcutaneous layer, and the axillary hair may be absent. The ipsilateral nipple is often smaller and higher in both male and female patients, and the breast is generally hypoplastic in female patients. Incidentally reported in this case.
Poland's Syndrome-CT Reviewed by Sumer Sethi on Friday, April 09, 2010 Rating: