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Pectus Excavatum - Mayo Clinic

Posted by @MakalaJohnson in Just Want to Talk, Jul 13, 2011

Dawn Jaroszewski, M.D, cardiovascular and thoracic surgeon at Mayo Clinic in Arizona, explains an innovative new treatment for pectus excavatum (PE). PE is the most common deformity of the chest wall, often called "funnel chest," in which the chest appears abnormally sunken. When severe, PE can cause breathing and heart problems, especially as patients age.

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