Thoracic nerve entrapment in athletes.
In a man after a game of hockey, the C7, C8, and T1 nerve roots were surgically disrupted at the level of the inferior cervical ganglion. No irregularities in the intervertebral foramen or in the ligaments or adjacent tissues were found. Recovery of sensation was faster in the lower trunk and Achilles tendon distribution than in the upper trunk. This report, therefore, suggests that during the course of par 50e0806aeb halgeo