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Rib cage deformity in children

Premium Questions

Dr. Saurabh Gupta MD

the left side of my rib cage is a little bigger than my right I have no pain and all my organ are in good shape from the complete abdominal I did. I was wondering if it is normal to have one rib... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Saurabh Gupta ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar MD

to the right side?, the other thing is will this "tuck-in" rib cage effect his lungs development? please advice ... surgeon from USA. my son who is 4 months old had a deform right side rig cage bone... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar ( Pulmonologist)
Dr. Praveen Tayal MD

when my son was born he has no deformed right rib cage bones. when we see a GP. They told us because we've been carrying him too much on the right side (i might consider it true ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Praveen Tayal ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. Rakhi Tayal MD

my husband served in vieet nam in 68 & 69. He was exposed to agent orange . at this time he is considered 100% disabled. My question is , my son was borned in 1972 . at 6 years old they repaired his chest from a cocndition... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rakhi Tayal ( OBGYN)
Dr. Vaibhav Gandhi MD

I have been taking my now four year old daughter to an OT and to a PT (but was discharged after one month) since she was 3. She broke her femur in Russia before coming home. She walks down the stairs with her right foot... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Vaibhav Gandhi ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)

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Dr. Shoaib Khan MD

I recently just had my second kid 3 months ago. My ribs were fine before I got a big belly during the pregnancy. But now... About 2 months after pregnancy I noticed my left rib cage is deformed and... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shoaib Khan ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Ramesh M.Vachharajani MD

On the left side of my rib cage it sticks out and looks deformed. its been progressivley getting worse over 4 years and now i have sharp pains in my left ribs. Is this something i should be worried ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ramesh M.Vachharajani ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Nandita Chatterjee MD

a deformity as well. The sapratratgus i think that s what it s called not sure didn t form correctly instead ... but not the cauliflower ear. What are reasons why my children were born like this? Any causes?... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Nandita Chatterjee ( Pediatrician)
Dr. Daniel Pollack MD

I m a nursing student. While observing a youtube video, also saw overlapping toes deformity bilaterally on child. Child was undernourished and very small for age. Not familiar with this birth defect ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Daniel Pollack ( Podiatrist)
Dr. Suhani Sethi MD

child born with limb deformity featuring dorsally flexed foot. and swelled knee . the family has a history of a child with deformity and death of 3 children due to congenital deformities.. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Suhani Sethi ( Physical Therapist or Physiotherapist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Raju A.T MD

If the deformities she has were due to infection the chances of your children having such problems is nil.

Dr. Krishna Dubey MD

Yes this is a congenital formation or genetic abnormality. Thanx.

Dr. Raju A.T MD

Yes, do visit the ER where you may have to get an X ray done to rule out skeletal deformities due to the injury.