Surgery chest deformity - Zan Mitrev Clinic

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Surgery chest deformity

PEXTUS EXCAVATUM is a congenital condition in the front of the chest. This defect occurs in one child in a population of 500 to 1.000 children. It mostly occurs in males with hereditary factor, in families where there were such cases in the past. The defect occurs immediately after birth, and it is particularly expressed in the period of puberty.