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Is being barrel chested from birth bad?
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Dr. Craig Carter
Surgery - Thoracic
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In brief: No
Chest wall abnormalities are usually due to cartilage growth issues.
Unless there is an associated cardiac problem or respiratory issue, it is only a cosmetic problem.

In brief: No
Chest wall abnormalities are usually due to cartilage growth issues.
Unless there is an associated cardiac problem or respiratory issue, it is only a cosmetic problem.
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