Chest wall deformity and respiratory distress in a 17-year-old patient with achondroplasia: CT and MRI evaluation
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A marked thoracic deformity associated with intrathoracic tracheal narrowing was seen in a 17-year-old with achondroplasia and dyspnea. The role of chest deformity and its evaluation by CT and MRI in achondroplastic patients with respiratory symptoms are considered.
KeywordsPublic Health Respiratory Distress Chest Wall Respiratory Symptom Achondroplasia