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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pectus_carinatum

Pectus carinatum also called pigeon chest, is a deformity of the chest characterized by a protrusion of the sternum and ribs. It is distinct from the related deformity ...

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 ...

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.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.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/11796901

Signs of abnormality can appear in the ribs as variations in number, size, mineralization, and shape. These changes can be focal or generalized. Abnormalities ...

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

Oct 18, 2013 ... As a spinal deformity progresses, not only is spinal growth affected, .... The thoracic cage is part of the rib-vertebral-sternal complex[1-4,6,8-11].

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 ...

patient.info/doctor/chest-deformity

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.

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

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