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Sternal retraction: Sternal retraction is a condition in which the breastbone retracts in toward the chest with breathing. See detailed information below for a list of 11 causes of Sternal retraction, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
The following medical conditions are some of the possible
causes of Sternal retraction.
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