What's the Diagnosis?


This weeks challenge from the New England Journal of Medicine is a fun one. This is a patients chest seen from the side. What is the diagnosis?
1. Flail chest
2. Pectus arcuatum
3. Pectus carinatum
4. Pectus excavatum
5. Spondylocostal dysostosis
Click on the image for a better view. The answer will be posted tomorrow.

Comments

Dr. Know said…
#4, I believe
#4 as well for me. Marfanoid perhaps?
I'll be different and say #5
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