Congenital Thoracic Deformities

  • Giovanna RiccipetitoniEmail author
  • Sara Costanzo
  • Francesca Destro


Congenital deformities of the chest wall or chest wall malformations (CWMs) comprise a complex spectrum of anomalies which range from those that do not impact on the health and quality of life of the patient to those which are life-threatening.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Giovanna Riccipetitoni
    • 1
    Email author
  • Sara Costanzo
    • 1
  • Francesca Destro
    • 1
  1. 1.Pediatric Surgery DepartmentOspedale dei Bambini V. BuzziMilanoItaly

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