Pectus excavatum

Case contributed by Dr Jeremy Jones


Chest wall deformity





Case Discussion

HRCT of a young man with pectus excavatum.  Fixation with Ravitch procedure and subsequent VATS with a bullectomy and pleurodesis.

Metal bar removed as planned 6 months following insertion.

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Case information

rID: 13664
Published: 5th May 2011
Last edited: 13th Aug 2019
System: Chest
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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