"Funnel Chest" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
A developmental anomaly in which the lower sternum is posteriorly dislocated and concavely deformed, resulting in a funnel-shaped thorax.
- Funnel Chest
- Chest, Funnel
- Chests, Funnel
- Funnel Chests
- Pectus Excavatum
- Excavatum, Pectus
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Funnel Chest" by people in Profiles.
Leonard N, Droms R, Lal K, Wiss K, Aidlen JT, Silvestri D, Belazarian L. Utility of routine patch testing prior to surgical repair of pectus excavatum: A multidisciplinary experience via retrospective review at a single tertiary care center. Pediatr Dermatol. 2021 Nov; 38(6):1510-1514.
Loberman D, Rajab TK, Yammine M, Welt FG, Eisenhauer AC, Davidson MJ. Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement via Left Anterior Thoracotomy in a Patient With Severe Pectus Excavatum. Ann Thorac Surg. 2016 Jan; 101(1):344-6.
Sarwar ZU, DeFlorio R, O'Connor SC. Pectus excavatum: current imaging techniques and opportunities for dose reduction. Semin Ultrasound CT MR. 2014 Aug; 35(4):374-81.
Rowland T, Moriarty K, Banever G. Effect of pectus excavatum deformity on cardiorespiratory fitness in adolescent boys. Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 2005 Nov; 159(11):1069-73.