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A 5-year experience with a minimally invasive technique for pectus carinatum repair
Research ipectusipectus   July 18, 2017   380   0   1   0   0
This report describes a 5-year experience with a novel, minimally invasive surgical technique for treatment of pectus carinatum.
Clever Trevor's Vintage Chest Raiser
News May 26, 2017   477  
On 20 June, 2017 Trevor Zadro Jones, a 14-year-old Blue Mountains boy, will undergo surgery to reconstruct his chest. Trevor has a congenital deformity called Pectus Excavatum. Trevor's is...
Olathe man’s surgery to fix sunken chest could open new market for pediatric surgeon
News April 11, 2017   811  
Washington University in St. Louis says that although the Nuss procedure “can be successfully performed in the adult with excellent results,” it’s usually done on children. St. Luke’s in...
Positional Right Ventricular Obstruction in Pectus Excavatum
Research ipectusipectus   March 28, 2017   668   0   0   0   0
Pectus excavatum (PE) is not always benign. In this case report, a 19 year old with severe PE was found to have obstruction of the right ventricular outflow tract...
Slipping Rib Syndrome on The Doctors episode
News March 10, 2017   732  
Nuss Surgery Helps Runner Achieve His Goals
News February 22, 2017   821  
On a recent afternoon, Nick Thatcher went out on a run without a shirt, striding easily, confidently, staying with a pack of Phoenix Desert Vista distance runners during their...
Wright III, Dawkins among Arizona Wildcats contingent that lifts spirit of boy facing heart surgery
News December 21, 2016   728  
Crew was born with a relatively common condition known as Pectus Excavatum, also known as funnel chest. It is more common in boys than girls. In most cases, people...
Pectus Excavatum: More Than a Matter of Aesthetics
News November 16, 2016   905  
A very good synopsis of pectus excavatum and the techiques for surgical repair.  
Pectus excavatum repair from a plastic surgeon’s perspective
Research eisingereisinger   October 19, 2016   1804   0   1   0   0
In this unique publication authored by a plastic surgeon, several cosmetic issues surrounding Pectus Excavatum (PE) repair are considered. Repair does not always result in optimal cosmetic appearance. Sometimes,...
Non-bacterial thrombotic endocarditis in the right atrium caused by pectus excavatum
Research eisingereisinger   October 18, 2016   1174   0   0   0   0
This research describes a case of a 4 year old female with severe Pectus Excavatum. She was found to have a complication from her PE that has not been...
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