What are the symptoms of pectus excavatum

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Abstract: Shanghai Yuanda Cardiothoracic Hospital director Wang Qiang said that the funnel chest sternum and costal cartilage and is part of

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Abstract: Shanghai Yuanda Cardiothoracic Hospital director Wang Qiang said that the funnel chest sternum and costal cartilage and is part of a rib to the spine depression funnel form a deformity, appearance feature of funnel chest to chest depression, shoulders forward, with a prominent hump and abdomen.

Funnel chest sternum and costal cartilage and is part of a rib to the spine depression funnel form a deformity, appearance feature of funnel chest to chest depression, shoulders forward, with a prominent hump and abdomen.

The vast majority of funnel chest sternum backwards from second or third costal cartilage, to xiphoid slightly at a point on the lowest point, and then back to form a forward ship deformity. On both sides or inward, inward concave deformation, the formation of funnel chest wall.

Younger patients with pectus excavatum deformity is often symmetrical, with age, gradually become asymmetric pectus deformity, often to the right sternal rotation, right rib cartilage depression is often left deep, right over the left breast development difference. After the chest for the flat back or round back, scoliosis gradually increase with age, the age of hours not prone to scoliosis after puberty, scoliosis is obvious.

The funnel chest chest deformity caused by serious intrathoracic organs such as heart, lungs are subject to different degrees of oppression, and even cause the heart shift, pulmonary function was also affected, such as further development, but also prone to respiratory infections and other serious diseases. Sometimes associated with lung hypoplasia, asthma and other diseases.

Once the child has symptoms of pectus excavatum, to actively treatment, so as not to seriously affect the child's physical and mental health.

 

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