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  1. scalenus syndromenoun

    discomfort and vascular symptoms and loss of sensation in a shoulder and arm; caused by a scalene muscle compressing the subclavian artery and part of the brachial plexus


  1. scalenus syndrome

    Scalenus syndrome is a medical condition characterized by compression of the nerves and blood vessels in the brachial plexus, which is the network of nerves that originates from the neck and controls the shoulder, arm, and hand. This can occur as they pass between the anterior and middle scalene muscles in the neck, leading to symptoms like pain, numbness, tingling, and weakness in the shoulder, arm, and hand. The condition is often caused by trauma, anomalous muscles, poor posture, or a narrowing of the space between the neck and shoulder.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of scalenus syndrome in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of scalenus syndrome in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9


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