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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rib_cage

The rib cage is an arrangement of bones in the thorax of all vertebrates except the lamprey and .... is a life-threatening condition. Abnormalities of the rib cage include pectus excavatum ("sunken chest") and pectus carinatum ("pigeon chest" ).

emedicine.medscape.com/article/906078-overview

Jan 8, 2015 ... Pectus excavatum (PE), also known as funnel chest or trichterbrust, is by far the most common chest wall deformity, occurring in 1 of every 400 ...

goaskalice.columbia.edu/answered-questions/uneven-rib-cage

Apr 7, 2015 ... In Nov 2007, I noticed that there was a rotation of my rib cage. ... by an underlying lung abnormality (for example, one lung is much smaller than ...

boards.straightdope.com/sdmb/showthread.php?t=356250

To put it briefly, my ribs aren't even. The right-hand side of my ribcage sticks out further than the left-hand side. The bulge is right next to my ...

www.stlouischildrens.org/our-services/general-surgery/chest-wall-deformities

Chest wall deformities are structural abnormalities in the chest. ... Jeune syndrome, in which the rib cage is smaller and narrower than usual; Poland syndrome, ...

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3801235

Oct 18, 2013 ... Development of the spine and thoracic cage consists of a complex series of events involving multiple metabolic processes, genes and ...

www.steadyhealth.com/topics/lower-ribs-protrude

Jun 19, 2017 ... Whereas my rib cage on the right side seems to have a natural curve to it, my rib cage on the ... It doesn't hurt, but it definitely looks abnormal.

www.radiologymasterclass.co.uk/tutorials/chest/chest_pathology/chest_pathology_page011

Bone abnormalities need to be searched for carefully; Chest radiography is not indicated for a suspected simple rib fracture; Malignant bone disease may ...

www.rightdiagnosis.com/r/rib_disorder/glossary.htm

Aug 13, 2015 ... Rib disorder glossary including various medical information. ... mainly by abnormal development of the ribcage The ribcage is restricted to the ...

www.webmd.boots.com/a-to-z-guides/picture-ribs-ribcage

The ribcage, also called the thoracic cage, is a bony structure made up of the rib bones and their connective tissues and forms part of the body's respiratory ...