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Pectus Excavatum Treatment Guide
Pectus excavatum is a congenital chest wall deformity, also known as "funnel chest" or "sunken chest," characterized by a deep depression in the sternum which can cause chest compression, breathing difficulties and heart conditions. Learn more about pectus excavatum and the Nuss procedure by downloading our free treatment guide. The guide includes information on symptoms and diagnosis, minimally invasive chest correction including a video on the Nuss procedure and post-operative planning and follow-up.