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My chest bone sticks out, kind of noticeable. Protruding sternum help?

CARINATUM. Two deformities of the sternum. Pectus carinatum(pigeon chest) and pectus excavatum (sunken chest). Pectus excavatum if severe may produce symptoms, pectus carinatum usually not symptomatic. Pectus excavatum sometimes may require correction. Read more...

My chest bone sticks out, kind of noticeable. Protruding sternum pleas help?

Bracing for pectus. First off you need a medical evaluation, by a doctor familiar with pectus deformity. If you do in fact have a pectus carinatum deformity, it can be corrected withour the need for surgery. Read more...
Pectus carinatum. Pc is a protruding breast bone. It can be helped by wearing an external pressure prosthesis. Usually takes about 6 months to correct. Same principle as braces for teeth. Read more...