Funnel chest (pectus excavatum)

Case contributed by Dr Bruno Di Muzio

Presentation

Young boy with chest wall deformity.

Patient Data

Age: 10
Gender: Male

CT Chest (selected images)

Modality: CT

Pectus excavatum.

Case Discussion

Funnel chest (pectus excavatum) is the most common congenital deformity of the sternum.

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Case Information

rID: 12540
Case created: 13th Dec 2010
Last edited: 4th Sep 2015
Systems: Paediatrics, Chest
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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