Recurrent pectus excavatum to a degree that is likely to interfere with pulmonary expansion is seen in about 4% of patients. We have ... The principles of surgical repair of pectus carinatum are the same as those for pectus excavatum repair.
|Title||:||Atlas of pediatric surgery|
|Author||:||Keith W. Ashcraft|
|Publisher||:||W B Saunders Company - 1994|