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 ("su...
This causes a shift of the heart to the left and an abnormal angle to the ribs
adjoining ... ABNORMALI'I'IES OF THE THORACIC CAGE AND CHEST WALL 0
Rib disorder glossary including various medical information. ... syndrome
characterized mainly by abnormal development of the ribcage The ribcage is
Radiographics. 2002 Jan-Feb;22(1):87-104. Pediatric ribs: a spectrum of
abnormalities. Glass RB(1), Norton KI, Mitre SA, Kang E. Author information:
Mar 13, 2008 ... my son is about to be 5mos this sunday and his left rib cage is pointing outwards
as will i can feel it more than the right one so i took him in to ...
Pectus excavatum is an abnormal development of the rib cage in which the
breastbone (sternum) grows inward, which causes a sunken chest wall.
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 ...
Aug 15, 2005 ... Hi, I have a depression on the front left side of my ribcage which I'm very
concerned about. I'm 16 and I had noticed this a few years ago and it.
The ribcage, also called the thoracic cage, is a bony structure made up of the rib
... sunken chest is a congenital deformity where several ribs grow abnormally.
Chest Deformity deals with pectus excavatum (funnel chest) and pectus ... lead to
an in-drawing of the lower portion of the ribs giving a Harrison's sulcus.