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Severe pectus excavatum & aortic dissection

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Comment by nermeenmohammed on July 3, 2011 at 3:19pm

nice case thank you

 

Comment by saeed rad on April 28, 2011 at 12:50pm

Thanx for posting this unusual case.

Comment by M.T Niknejad on April 28, 2011 at 6:04am
Thanks ...
Comment by saeed rad on April 8, 2011 at 10:22am

Odd case! There is a paradoxical sign of the heart size in the pectus excavatum. Because of depressed sternum heart size inceases in inspiration and decreases in expiration, or becomes normal, just the opposit of normal state. But i wonder how would it be with this one: heart is completely pushed on one side!!! Is is very amazing thank you very much Dr Niknejad for this advanced deformity.

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