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Is Pectus Excavatum that is 1 inch deep deemed as severe/moderate/mild? Should I be concerned with 1 inch deep pectus?

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Dr. Peter Ihle
Orthopedic Surgery

In brief: For a female-

-it may B cosmetically making U self conscious.
But not much 2 B done. Surgery is indicated in rare cases when it is severe & causes respiratory distress. It is also seen in Marfan's syndrome. These people R tall, long arms & legs, fingers & toes.

In brief: For a female-

-it may B cosmetically making U self conscious.
But not much 2 B done. Surgery is indicated in rare cases when it is severe & causes respiratory distress. It is also seen in Marfan's syndrome. These people R tall, long arms & legs, fingers & toes.
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