MAYBE, BRACE HELPS
Pectus carinatum usually becomes more severe during adolescent growth years and may worsen throughout adult life.
The secondary effects, such as scoliosis
and cardiovascular and pulmonary conditions, may worsen with advancing age.
Amazingly a brace may produce excellent results.
The use of a customized chest-wall brace that applies direct pressure on the protruding area can reverse the bulge!