Thoracic Outlet Syndrome

Thoracic Outlet Syndrome

Thoracic Outlet Syndrome is a group of conditions in which there is a compression of nerves, arteries or veins as they pass from the neck to the arm. This can result in a number of symptoms including, pain, numbness, paresthesias, swelling, weakness or color changes in your upper extremity.  This can happen during pregnancy due to the increased blood volume, change in posture and body mechanics as well as hormonal changes.

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