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I have ribcage deformity where my left chest ribs are caved out and my back seems to be caved in & I have a weird looking left shoulder. Pls specify? Can i be operated to be a normal shaped teen?

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Dr. Gwo-Chin Lee
Orthopedic Surgery
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In brief: Spine exam

If you have not been examined and evaluated for scoliosis, you should be.
Surgical indications particularly after cessation of growth are dependent on the degree of curvature and spinal balance.

In brief: Spine exam

If you have not been examined and evaluated for scoliosis, you should be.
Surgical indications particularly after cessation of growth are dependent on the degree of curvature and spinal balance.
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