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Sunken chest syndrome: NHS U-turn call for ‘depressed’ patients

A woman who suffered years of mental health issues because of sunken chest syndrome has called on the NHS to make the corrective operation routine again. Kerry Van Der Merwe, 45, of Devon, was diagnosed with depression aged 16. Twelve surgeons are challenging NHS England after it stopped the routine surgery last year, claiming patients… Read More »