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Pectus excavatum: studiously ignored in the United Kingdom?
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    Upper age limit

    Dear Editor

    Robert Wheeler and Keith Foote refer to an article by Nuss, Kelly, Croitoru and Katz. This concludes that further evaluation is required to establish the upper age limit for the minimally invasive procedure they recommend for the correction of pectus excavatus.

    Have preliminary results from such further evaluations been published anywhere?

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