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Can bad posture with pectus excavatum affect lung capacity?

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Dr. Mario Matos-Cruz
Surgery - Thoracic
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In brief: Yes

In severe cases mostly from displacement of the heart.
Most of the cases minimal reduction in lung capacity.

In brief: Yes

In severe cases mostly from displacement of the heart.
Most of the cases minimal reduction in lung capacity.
Dr. Mario Matos-Cruz
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