Clinical types of chest wall deformities (literature review)

Komolkin I.A., Agranovich O.E.

Abstract


The article presents an overview of embryonic and postnatal development of the chest wall describing current classification for a variety of chest wall and rib malformations. The clear identification of specific anomalies and a wider understanding of antenatal and postnatal development of the chest wall contribute to optimizing the choice of time and technique to treat the cohort of patients.

Keywords


chest wall, embryogenesis, chest wall, ribs, deformity

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