Extra clavicle bone

Patient

Q: Hi I am 16 years old and I have very painful arm and shoulder pains. If the tip of my fingers to the neck. I had a MRI scan and X-ray and through that they discovered an extra clavicle bone on both my left and right side. The bones are compressing the nerves and this is the reason for the pain, is what the doctors are saying. They suggest an operation to remove the bones, but I am worried as there is a lot of nerves there. They also said something about a pulse is dropping as I turn my head to the right or left side.

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