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I have a slightly bended chest. I think it is most probably pectus excavatum. Very seldom to have chest pain and I'm currently involve actively in sport. It is necessary for me to have a complete check up in hospital?


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replied May 29th, 2010
Chest Pain Answer A12592
Hi, and thanks for your medical question on eHealth forum!

If you have a bent chest and want too be actively involved in sports then it would be wise to get an X-ray of chest and complete examination including ECHO of heart, ECG, and a medical checkup by a trained doctor which would also include a pulmonary function test. Hope this helps. Take care!



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