How I do .... a Pectus Repair

Aetiology and Syndromes

  • Excavatum
  • Carinatum
  • Mixed
  • Kyphoscoliosis-related
  • Poland’s syndrome
  • Sternal agenesis
Natural history, timing and indications for surgery

Other procedures
  • Weights/suspension
  • Turnover
  • Peri-chondrial sling
  • Nuss procedure

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Further reading:

Surgical Treatment of Anterior Chest Wall deformities, Chest Surgery Clinics of North America, May 2000, 261 - 276