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Funnel Chest

Funnel Chest: Introduction

Funnel Chest: Depression of the breast bone - sunken chest appearance. The condition is usually a congenital deformity but may occur in association with conditions such as rickets, Marfan syndrome and Poland syndrome. Severe cases may result in breathing problems or may affect heart function. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Funnel Chest is available below.

Symptoms of Funnel Chest

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Causes of Funnel Chest

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Clinical Trials for Funnel Chest

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Definitions of Funnel Chest:

A developmental anomaly in which the lower sternum is posteriorly dislocated and concavely deformed, resulting in a funnel-shaped thorax. - (Source - Diseases Database)

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