In-depth

Complications

Pectus excavatum

Pectus excavatum — Comprehensive overview covers symptoms, complications of this deformity of the chest.

Scoliosis

Scoliosis is an abnormal curvature of the spine. Most cases are mild, but severe cases may require treatment with braces or surgery.

Tests and diagnosis

Genetic testing

Genetic testing is used to detect altered genes that may cause illness or disease. Although genetic testing can offer important health information, it has limitations.

Feb. 01, 2013