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Hi, my name is ElmaD! Is there a link between pectus evacutum and congenital myasthenia?

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ElmaD
ElmaD Community member Posts: 2 Listener
edited June 2022 in Start here and say hello!
Does anyone know if there's a link between pectus evacutum(?) (sunken chest) and congenital myasthenia?

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  • ElmaD
    ElmaD Community member Posts: 2 Listener
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    Sorry, got my spelling wrong on previous post, condition is pectus excavatum...
  • chiarieds
    chiarieds Community member Posts: 16,133 Disability Gamechanger
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    Hi @ElmaD - & welcome to the community. As far as I'm aware there's no link between the 2.
    Pectus excavatum is most commonly linked to some inherited connective tissue disorders, most often Marfan Syndrome, but also Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome & Osteogenesis imperfecta.
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