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Dr. Robert Thompson discusses thoracic outlet syndrome:

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Benedictine University pitcher Drake Curry said he felt like he was throwing 100 pounds. After thoracic outlet syndrome surgery, performed by vascular surgeon Robert Thompson, MD, Drake is back on the mound. See story in The State Journal-Register of Springfield, Ill.

KSDK reported on Alixandria Horstmann, a high school student who could not attend classes while recovering from surgery for thoracic outlet syndrome, but who kept up by Skyping her classes. Vascular surgeon Robert Thompson, MD, performed the operation. See story.

Patient overcomes TOS, conquers Mount Everest. See story.

Robert Thompson, MD, is co-editor of a new book, “Thoracic Outlet Syndrome,” published this year by Springer. See story.