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Pectus Excavatum X-Ray

An X-Ray is generally not very helpful for Pectus Excavatum evaluation. The most common measure of severity of Pectus Excavatum is the Haller index, which can only be obtained reliably from a CT scan. There is ongoing research to determine the efficacy of using X-Ray to measure the Haller index, but the gold standard today… Read More »