Kyphosis: Deformities of the SPINE characterized by an exaggerated convexity of the vertebral column. The forward bending of the thoracic region usually is more than 40 degrees. This deformity sometimes is called round back or hunchback.Thoracic Vertebrae: A group of twelve VERTEBRAE connected to the ribs that support the upper trunk region.Scheuermann Disease: A type of juvenile osteochondrosis affecting the fibrocartilaginous disc (INTERVERTEBRAL DISC) in the thoracic or thoracolumbar region of the SPINE. It is characterized by a forward concave SPINAL CURVATURE or KYPHOSIS.Lordosis: The anterior concavity in the curvature of the lumbar and cervical spine as viewed from the side. The term usually refers to abnormally increased curvature (hollow back, saddle back, swayback). It does not include lordosis as normal mating posture in certain animals ( = POSTURE + SEX BEHAVIOR, ANIMAL).Tuberculosis, Spinal: Osteitis or caries of the vertebrae, usually occurring as a complication of tuberculosis of the lungs.Scoliosis: An appreciable lateral deviation in the normally straight vertical line of the spine. (Dorland, 27th ed)Spinal Fusion: Operative immobilization or ankylosis of two or more vertebrae by fusion of the vertebral bodies with a short bone graft or often with diskectomy or laminectomy. (From Blauvelt & Nelson, A Manual of Orthopaedic Terminology, 5th ed, p236; Dorland, 28th ed)Spinal Curvatures: Deformities of the SPINE characterized by abnormal bending or flexure in the vertebral column. They may be bending forward (KYPHOSIS), backward (LORDOSIS), or sideway (SCOLIOSIS).Spine: The spinal or vertebral column.Lumbar Vertebrae: VERTEBRAE in the region of the lower BACK below the THORACIC VERTEBRAE and above the SACRAL VERTEBRAE.Spinal Fractures: Broken bones in the vertebral column.Orthopedic Fixation Devices: Devices which are used in the treatment of orthopedic injuries and diseases.Internal Fixators: Internal devices used in osteosynthesis to hold the position of the fracture in proper alignment. By applying the principles of biomedical engineering, the surgeon uses metal plates, nails, rods, etc., for the correction of skeletal defects.Neck Pain: Discomfort or more intense forms of pain that are localized to the cervical region. This term generally refers to pain in the posterior or lateral regions of the neck.Intervertebral Disc Displacement: An INTERVERTEBRAL DISC in which the nucleus pulposus has protruded through surrounding fibrocartilage. This occurs most frequently in the lower lumbar region.Spinal Cord: A cylindrical column of tissue that lies within the vertebral canal. It is composed of WHITE MATTER and GRAY MATTER.Magnetic Resonance Imaging: Non-invasive method of demonstrating internal anatomy based on the principle that atomic nuclei in a strong magnetic field absorb pulses of radiofrequency energy and emit them as radiowaves which can be reconstructed into computerized images. The concept includes proton spin tomographic techniques.Spinal Cord Injuries: Penetrating and non-penetrating injuries to the spinal cord resulting from traumatic external forces (e.g., WOUNDS, GUNSHOT; WHIPLASH INJURIES; etc.).Sciatica: A condition characterized by pain radiating from the back into the buttock and posterior/lateral aspects of the leg. Sciatica may be a manifestation of SCIATIC NEUROPATHY; RADICULOPATHY (involving the SPINAL NERVE ROOTS; L4, L5, S1, or S2, often associated with INTERVERTEBRAL DISK DISPLACEMENT); or lesions of the CAUDA EQUINA.Osteotomy: The surgical cutting of a bone. (Dorland, 28th ed)Spondylolisthesis: Forward displacement of a superior vertebral body over the vertebral body below.Intervertebral Disc Degeneration: Degenerative changes in the INTERVERTEBRAL DISC due to aging or structural damage, especially to the vertebral end-plates.Posture: The position or attitude of the body.PubMed: A bibliographic database that includes MEDLINE as its primary subset. It is produced by the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI), part of the NATIONAL LIBRARY OF MEDICINE. PubMed, which is searchable through NLM's Web site, also includes access to additional citations to selected life sciences journals not in MEDLINE, and links to other resources such as the full-text of articles at participating publishers' Web sites, NCBI's molecular biology databases, and PubMed Central.Periodicals as Topic: A publication issued at stated, more or less regular, intervals.BooksPublishing: "The business or profession of the commercial production and issuance of literature" (Webster's 3d). It includes the publisher, publication processes, editing and editors. Production may be by conventional printing methods or by electronic publishing.MEDLINE: The premier bibliographic database of the NATIONAL LIBRARY OF MEDICINE. MEDLINE® (MEDLARS Online) is the primary subset of PUBMED and can be searched on NLM's Web site in PubMed or the NLM Gateway. MEDLINE references are indexed with MEDICAL SUBJECT HEADINGS (MeSH).Intervertebral Disc: Any of the 23 plates of fibrocartilage found between the bodies of adjacent VERTEBRAE.Cervical Vertebrae: The first seven VERTEBRAE of the SPINAL COLUMN, which correspond to the VERTEBRAE of the NECK.Spondylosis: A degenerative spinal disease that can involve any part of the VERTEBRA, the INTERVERTEBRAL DISK, and the surrounding soft tissue.Low Back Pain: Acute or chronic pain in the lumbar or sacral regions, which may be associated with musculo-ligamentous SPRAINS AND STRAINS; INTERVERTEBRAL DISK DISPLACEMENT; and other conditions.Back Pain: Acute or chronic pain located in the posterior regions of the THORAX; LUMBOSACRAL REGION; or the adjacent regions.Neck: The part of a human or animal body connecting the HEAD to the rest of the body.Vapor Pressure: The contribution to barometric PRESSURE of gaseous substance in equilibrium with its solid or liquid phase.Encyclopedias as Topic: Works containing information articles on subjects in every field of knowledge, usually arranged in alphabetical order, or a similar work limited to a special field or subject. (From The ALA Glossary of Library and Information Science, 1983)Osteochondrosis: Any of a group of bone disorders involving one or more ossification centers (EPIPHYSES). It is characterized by degeneration or NECROSIS followed by revascularization and reossification. Osteochondrosis often occurs in children causing varying degrees of discomfort or pain. There are many eponymic types for specific affected areas, such as tarsal navicular (Kohler disease) and tibial tuberosity (Osgood-Schlatter disease).AxisTeaching Materials: Instructional materials used in teaching.Pharmacology, Clinical: The branch of pharmacology that deals directly with the effectiveness and safety of drugs in humans.Competitive Behavior: The direct struggle between individuals for environmental necessities or for a common goal.Rad52 DNA Repair and Recombination Protein: A DNA-binding protein that mediates DNA REPAIR of double strand breaks, and HOMOLOGOUS RECOMBINATION.Science: The study of natural phenomena by observation, measurement, and experimentation.Video Games: A form of interactive entertainment in which the player controls electronically generated images that appear on a video display screen. This includes video games played in the home on special machines or home computers, and those played in arcades.Anatomy: A branch of biology dealing with the structure of organisms.Sacroiliac Joint: The immovable joint formed by the lateral surfaces of the SACRUM and ILIUM.Ilium: The largest of three bones that make up each half of the pelvic girdle.Air Sacs: Thin-walled sacs or spaces which function as a part of the respiratory system in birds, fishes, insects, and mammals.Sacrum: Five fused VERTEBRAE forming a triangle-shaped structure at the back of the PELVIS. It articulates superiorly with the LUMBAR VERTEBRAE, inferiorly with the COCCYX, and anteriorly with the ILIUM of the PELVIS. The sacrum strengthens and stabilizes the PELVIS.Orthodontic Appliances: Devices used for influencing tooth position. Orthodontic appliances may be classified as fixed or removable, active or retaining, and intraoral or extraoral. (Boucher's Clinical Dental Terminology, 4th ed, p19)Orthodontic Appliances, Removable: Dental devices such as RETAINERS, ORTHODONTIC used to improve gaps in teeth and structure of the jaws. These devices can be removed and reinserted at will.Air: The mixture of gases present in the earth's atmosphere consisting of oxygen, nitrogen, carbon dioxide, and small amounts of other gases.
This leads to lumbar kyphosis. Kyphosis does not always occur in tandem with posterior tilt, when the weight is born in other ... Causes: 1) Anterior pelvic tilt is caused by increased lumbar lordosis and thoracic kyphosis, stretched abdominal muscles, ... Kyphosis Lordosis Scoliosis Spina bifida Textbook of Th. Ex./1st. p. 73. Goel. Physiotherapy/Vol III. p. 208, 240. ... This is associated with lumbar lordosis. Lordosis does not always occur with anterior tilt when the weight is borne in other ...
From the side Inspect for: normal cervical and lumbar lordosis and normal thoracic kyphosis. Whilst standing beside the patient ... Test lateral flexion of the thoracic and lumbar spine: "Stand up straight and then slide the palm of your right hand down your ... Test rotation of the thoracic and lumbar spine. Gently hold the patient's hips still and ask them to: "Turn your shoulders ... place your index finger on one of the lumbar vertebral spinous processes, and your middle finger on the next one down and ask ...
In the lumbar region they are nearly horizontal. The spinous processes are separated by considerable intervals in the lumbar ... Kyphosis is an exaggerated kyphotic (concave) curvature in the thoracic region, also called hyperkyphosis. This produces the so ... Lordosis as an exaggerated lordotic (convex) curvature of the lumbar region, is known as lumbar hyperlordosis and also as " ... The lumbar curve is more marked in the female than in the male; it begins at the middle of the last thoracic vertebra, and ends ...
In studies, kyphosis is better characterized for the thoracic spine than for the lumbar spine. The seventh and tenth thoracic ... In Germany, a standard treatment for both Scheuermann's disease and lumbar kyphosis is the Schroth method, a system of ... Recovery from kyphosis correction surgery can be very long; typically patients are not allowed to lift anything above 5 or 10 ... Spinal fusion for kyphosis and scoliosis is an extremely invasive surgery. The risk of complications is estimated to be about ...
Lower spine disorders occur when lumbar lordosis is excessive (lumbar hyperlordosis), minimal, or reversed into lumbar kyphosis ... Lumbar hyperlordosis is a common postural position where the natural curve of the lumbar region of the back is slightly or ... Lumbar hyperlordosis is a condition that occurs when the lumbar region (lower back) experiences stress or extra weight and is ... Factors such as having more lumbar vertebrae allowing for too much flexibility, and then in cases of less lumbar the individual ...
Treatment is individualized but is generally aimed at palliating symptoms, for example, treatment of kyphosis and lumbar ...
Lumbar kyphosis is an abnormally straight (or in severe cases flexed) lumbar region. These conditions are usually a result of ... Lumbar hyperlordosis is excessive extension of the lumbar region, and is commonly called hollow back or saddle back (after a ... Lumbar hyperlordosis is a condition that occurs when the lumbar region (lower back) experiences stress or extra weight and is ... Rickets, a vitamin D deficiency in children, can cause lumbar hyperlordosis. Lumbar Hypolordosis[edit]. Being less common than ...
Lumbar fusions are the most common type of fusion performed ~ 210,000 per year. 24,000 thoracic fusions and 157,000 cervical ... The thoracic spine is more immobile, so most fusions are performed due to trauma or deformities like scoliosis and kyphosis. ... Lumbar and cervical spinal fusions are more commonly performed than thoracic fusions. Degeneration happens more frequently at ... Spinal fusion can be used to treat a variety of conditions affecting any level of the spine - lumbar, cervical and thoracic. In ...
Lumbar spinal stenosis is classified as a narrowing of the spinal canal in the lumbar region of the vertebrae. This may lead to ... These include various diseases of the back or spine ("dorso-"), such as kyphosis. Dorsalgia refers to those conditions causing ... Lumbar spinal stenosis is very prevalent with 9.3% of the general population producing symptoms and the number is continuing to ... "Prevalence of symptomatic lumbar spinal stenosis and its association with physical performance in a population-based cohort in ...
January 2000). Lumbar Spinal Stenosis. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins. ISBN 978-0-7817-2380-0. Mayer, H. Michael (Editor) ( ... PMID 770140 "Posterior Transvertebral Osteotomy for Adult Thoracolumbar Kyphosis." (February 1995) Spine. PMID 7825046 " ... A New Internal Fixation Device for Disorders Of The Lumbar And Thoracolumbar Spine." (April 1986) Clinical Orthopaedics and ... PMID 16597816 "Complications Associated With Minimally Invasive Decompression For Lumbar Spinal Stenosis." (August 2006) ...
... is a form of structural kyphosis typically found in the upper lumbar and lower thoracic vertebrae, where one ... A kyphosis of >70° can be an indication of the need for surgery and these surgeries can be necessary for children as young as ... "Kyphosis and review of the literature". Turkish Neurosurgery. 24 (4). doi:10.5137/1019-5149.jtn.8940-13.0. ISSN 1019-5149. ... Gibbus deformity is included in a subset of structural kyphosis that is distinguished by a higher-degree angle in the spinal ...
... in the thoracic region thoracic kyphosis, and in the lumbar region lumbar lordosis. Reduction in curvature is typically termed ... Sagittal plane posture aberrations such as cervical and lumbar lordosis and thoracic kyphosis have yet to be quantified due to ... flat back if present in the thoracic region and lumbar kyphosis if present in the lumbar region. In posture analysis, the spine ... and the lumbar (lower back) region (L1-L5) bends inward. The sacrum (tailbone area) (S1-S5 fused) and coccyx (on average 4 ...
P.P. Deacon P.P., C. R.C.R. Berkin C. R.C.R., R. A.R.A. Dickson R. A.R.A., Combined idiopathic kyphosis and scoliosis. An ... S. L.S.L. Blumenthal S. L.S.L., J.J. Roach J.J., J. A.J.A. Herring J. A.J.A., Lumbar Scheuermann's. A clinical series and ... R. M.R.M. Ali R. M.R.M., D. W.D.W. Green D. W.D.W., T. C.T.C. Patel T. C.T.C., Scheuermann's kyphosis, „Current Opinion in ... F.F. Halal F.F., R. B.R.B. Gledhill R. B.R.B., C.C. Fraser C.C., Dominant inheritance of Scheuermann's juvenile kyphosis, „ ...
A common type of laminectomy is performed to permit the removal or reshaping of a spinal disc as part of a lumbar discectomy. ... or help in tailoring the contour of the vertebral column to correct a spinal deformity such as kyphosis. ... In most known cases of lumbar and thoracic laminectomies,[dead link] patients tend to recover slowly, with recurring pain or ... According to a World Health Organization census in 2001, most patients who had undergone a lumbar laminectomy recovered normal ...
... kyphosis or scoliosis and hook-like deformities in thoracic and lumbar vertebrate in the bones: dysostosis multiplex In ...
... retinal detachment Spine normal height with disproportionate short trunk immobile spine thoracic kyphosis reduced lumbar ...
... lumbar spine) and kyphosis of the neck (cervical spine). Symptoms include back pain, knee pain and arthritis at early age, ...
In the lumbar region they are nearly horizontal. The spinous processes are separated by considerable intervals in the lumbar ... Kyphoscoliosis, a combination of kyphosis and scoliosis. Individual vertebrae of the human vertebral column can be felt and ... Lordosis as an exaggerated lordotic (convex) curvature of the lumbar region, is known as lumbar hyperlordosis and also as " ... The lumbar curve is more marked in the female than in the male; it begins at the middle of the last thoracic vertebra, and ends ...
Conditions Treated (cervical and lumbar): Degenerative Disorders Disc disease Sciatica Radiculopathy Disc herniation Spinal ... stenosis Spondylolisthesis Myelopathies Kyphosis Tumors, & fractures Spinal Deformities Kyphosis Spondylolisthesis Spinal ...
Janik TJ, Journal Orthop Res, 1998, Can the sagittal lumbar curvature be closely approximated by an ellipse? Harrision. Spine ... Journal of Spinal Disorders & Techniques: 2002, Can the Thoracic Kyphosis Be Modeled With a Simple Geometric Shape?: The ... Journal of Spinal Disorders 1998: Elliptical Modeling of the Sagittal Lumbar Lordosis and Segmental Rotation Angles as a Method ... Alignment of the lumbar vertebrae in a driving posture Troyanovich SJ, JMPT 1998 Structural rehabilitation of the spine and ...
... the forces from the seat back compress the kyphosis of the thoracic spine, which provides an axial load on the lumbar spine and ... This forces the cervical spine to deform into an S-shape where the lower cervical spine is forced into a kyphosis while the ...
... Lumbar Fractures: Compression, Wedge, Burst, Flexion-distraction Burst Fracture: surgery or not Baaj AA, ... A burst fracture results in a permanent decrease in anterior height, varying degrees of kyphosis, and possible changes in ... Nonsurgical treatment involves the use of a full-body, exterior brace, normally a thoracic lumbar sacral orthosis (TLSO), often ... CS1 maint: Multiple names: authors list (link) Vertebral Bone Replacement Removal of the TLSO in Burst Fractures Kyphosis info ...
Modern brace for the treatment of a lumbar or thoracolumbar kyphosis. The brace is constructed using a CAD/CAM device. ... In Germany, a standard treatment for both Scheuermann's disease and lumbar kyphosis is the Schroth method, a system of physical ... There are several kinds of kyphosis (ICD-10 codes are provided): *Postural kyphosis (M40.0), the most common type, normally ... Whereas in postural kyphosis, the vertebrae and discs appear normal, in Scheuermann's kyphosis, they are irregular, often ...
Lumbar and sacral plexus. Deep dissection. Anterior view. Lumbar and sacral plexus. Deep dissection. Anterior view. Urban, Jill ... the fused vertebrae can also experience other abnormalities such as kyphosis (hunchback) which shows in old age, or lordosis ( ... This degeneration causes stiffness and sometimes even curvature in the lumbar and thoraco-lumbar spinal region. While this may ... Back pain Degenerative disc disease Spinal decompression Lumbar spinal stenosis Anulus fibrosus. Artificial intervertebral disc ...
In most cases this occurs in the lowest of the lumbar vertebrae (L5), but may also occur in the other lumbar vertebrae, as well ... called hemivertebrae can cause an angle to form in the spine which can result in the spinal curvature diseases of kyphosis, ... As the vertebrae progress down the spine they increase in size to match up with the adjoining lumbar section. The five lumbar ... There are fewer lumbar vertebrae in the Pan genus species of chimpanzees and gorillas, which have three in contrast to the five ...
Kyphosis brachyphalangy optic atrophy. *Lacrimo-auriculo-dento-digital syndrome. *Lactate dehydrogenase deficiency type A ... Lumbar malsegmentation short stature. *Lundberg syndrome. *Lung agenesis heart defect thumb anomalies ...
Modern brace for the treatment of a lumbar or thoracolumbar kyphosis. The brace is constructed using a CAD/CAM device. ... In Germany, a standard treatment for both Scheuermanns disease and lumbar kyphosis is the Schroth method, a system of physical ... There are several kinds of kyphosis (ICD-10 codes are provided): *Postural kyphosis (M40.0), the most common type, normally ... Whereas in postural kyphosis, the vertebrae and discs appear normal, in Scheuermanns kyphosis, they are irregular, often ...
The disease is characterized by a structural kyphosis of the thoracic or thoracolumbar spine.[1] The disease can range from ... Lumbar kyphosis is also possible; however, it is non-progressive and resolves with rest, activity modification and time. Lumbar ... Often the kyphosis is accompanied by a lumbar and/or cervical hyperlordosis. The cervical lordosis can be increased with a ... The cervical and lumbar regions are concave (lordosis), and the thoracic and sacral regions are convex (kyphosis). According to ...
If the curve angles more than 40 degrees, doctors consider the kyphosis a deformity. In general, kyphosis tends to be more ... X-rays can show signs of wear and tear in adults who have extra lumbar lordosis from years of untreated Scheuermanns disease. ... This normal curve is called kyphosis. With excessive kyphosis, the thoracic spine takes on a hunchbacked appearance. ... Exaggerated kyphosis can lead to an increased lordosis (inward curve) in the low back. This puts extra strain on the tissues of ...
... an increased thoracic kyphosis and compensatory lumbar lordosis) which may be present for life. In patients who experience ... thoracic kyphosis), and possibly a secondary compensatory excessive lumbar lordosis (increased arch in the lower back) are ... Also known as: Calve disease, Scheuermanns Kyphosis, Scheuermanns lesion, juvenile osteochondrosis of the spine). What is ... an increased thoracic kyphosis). Whilst Scheuermanns disease primarily affects the vertebrae of the upper back (thoracic spine ...
It is characterized by a forward concave SPINAL CURVATURE or KYPHOSIS. ... Scheuermanns Kyphosis; Adolescent Kyphoses; Juvenile Kyphoses; Kyphoses, Adolescent; Kyphoses, Juvenile; Kyphoses, Scheuermann ... 10/01/1994 - "Increased Tc-99m MDP in multiple lumbar intervertebral disk spaces in Scheuermann disease without concomitant ... Kyphoses, Scheuermanns; Kyphosis, Adolescent; Kyphosis, Juvenile; Kyphosis, Scheuermann; Kyphosis, Scheuermanns; Scheuermann ...
... alternation of the kyphosis/lordosis in the sagittal plane and rotation of the vertebrae in the axial plane. ... In the lumbar spine, the width varied between 4.1-9.9 mm without significant differences between the concave and convex sides ( ... The thoracic and lumbar vertebra and pedicle morphometry of 17 consecutive Lenke type 1 female AIS patients was analyzed based ... Meanwhile, in the lumbar spine, there is no significant difference for the transverse pedicle width between the concave and ...
A 26-year-old paraplegic schizophrenic Japanese woman suffered from severe kyphosis and back pain derived from lumbar burst ... Lumbar interbody fusion was performed with vertebral body screws extending from T12 to L4 and corresponding anterior distension ... She had already undergone resection of the L1 and L2 spinous processes for sharp angular kyphosis, but she still had severe ... Anterolateral Corrective Lumbar Corpectomy and Interbody Fusion by Using Extended Screw Fixation without Posterior ...
Evaluation of the kyphosis angle in thoracic and lumbar burst fractures is often used to indicate surgical procedures. The ... Evaluation of the kyphosis angle in thoracic and lumbar burst fractures is often used to indicate surgical procedures. The ... Kuklo TR, Polly DW, Owens BD, Zeidman SM, Chang AS, Klemme WR (2001) Measurement of thoracic and lumbar burst fracture kyphosis ... Inter- and intraobserver reliability of the vertebral, local and segmental kyphosis in 120 traumatic lumbar and thoracic burst ...
Result: Significant differences in lumbar lordosis (LL) were observed between the two groups. Furthermore, the kyphosis group ... In the kyphosis group, the upper thoracic vertebrae (T1 - T6) showed significantly higher intervertebral pressure than the ... Intervertebral disc pressures in the thoracic and lumbar spines of subjects were analyzed by inverse dynamics analysis using a ... However, the association between intervertebral disc pressure and kyphosis has not been fully elucidated to date. Purpose: To ...
adult spinal deformity; proximal junctional kyphosis; lumbar correction; segmental change; lumbar fusion; overcorrection Page ... Maruo KHa YInoue SSamuel SOkada EHu SS: Predictive factors for proximal junctional kyphosis in long fusions to the sacrum in ... Glattes RCBridwell KHLenke LGKim YJRinella AEdwards C II: Proximal junctional kyphosis in adult spinal deformity following long ... Diebo BGLafage RAmes CPBess SObeid IKlineberg E: Ratio of lumbar 3-column osteotomy closure: patient-specific deformity ...
Aggravation of lumbar kyphosis and spinal inclination from 2013 to 2018 was defined as a change of ≥ 5° or ≥ 10°, and weakening ... Increase in lumbar kyphosis and spinal inclination, declining back muscle strength, and sarcopenia are risk factors for onset ... Degenerative scoliosis was defined when the thoracolumbar/lumbar Cobb angle had an absolute value,10 degrees. Risk factors for ... The patients past medical history was also significant for premature birth, gastroesophageal reflux, scoliosis and kyphosis, ...
... The following is an abstract on the Neanderthal lumbar spine. Although ... Keywords Paleopathology - Neanderthal man - Lumbar spine - Kyphosis - Lordosis - Spondylosis Main page JackCuozzo.com. ... The lumbar spine in Neanderthals shows natural kyphosis Quoted from: Journal European Spine Journal Publisher Springer Berlin ... Examination of these early hominids showed that they display natural lumbar kyphosis, with only mild degenerative changes of ...
The T7-8 disc might be causing a problem given the kyphosis, but cant tell for sure. Lumbar spine changes are rather advanced ... The focal kyphosis causes a kink in the spinal cord. The disc does abut the ventral surface of the spinal cord at this level; ... There is focal kyphosis of the thoracic spine centered at T7-8. At this level, there is a central disc protrusion/disc ... LUMBAR L5-S1: There is severe hypertrophic degenerative disease of the facet joints bilaterally. L4-5: Broad posterior disc ...
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The modified transforaminal lumbar fusion technique is a safe method to correct a fixated lumbar kyphosis. The potential of ... The aim of this study was to evaluate the efficiency and safety of a new modified transforaminal lumbar fusion technique as an ... Inclusion criteria were adult patients with a fixated lumbar hypolordosis and the need of monosegmental correction of more than ... kyphosis) is very important to gain satisfactory results. To correct a misalignment vertebral column resection or pedicle ...
The effect of unsupported sitting on lumbar lordosis and thoracic kyphosis. Presented at: Society of Back Pain Research Meeting ...
When an elderly lady has an increase "hump" in this curvature in the mid back we call it a hyper kyphosis. ... Curves in lumbar spine can be associated with back pain due to its altered mechanics (which can increase degeneration ) and ... Kyphosis: cervical kyphosis is an abnormal alignment of the spine with the neck tending to pitch forward. this can cause pain ... This type of kyphosis may worsen as the child grows. In some cases, congenital kyphosis eventually leads to paralysis of the ...
Kyphosis is an exaggerated curvature of the upper (thoracic) spine that creates a hunchback appearance, as defined in the Spine ... Lumbar Herniated Disc Video Learn how a lumbar disc herniates and can cause lower back pain ... Kyphosis Video: What is Kyphosis?. Kyphosis is an exaggerated curvature of the upper (thoracic) spine that creates a hunchback ... Lumbar Degenerative Disc Disease Video See how a disc degenerates and how it can cause pain and other symptoms ...
Relocation of the apex is often found in patients with ankylosing spondylitis (AS)-associated thoracolumbar/lumbar kyphosis ... Barrey CPerrin GMichel FVital JMObeid I: Pedicle subtraction osteotomy in the lumbar spine: indications, technical aspects, ... global kyphosis; HRQOL = health-related quality of life; LL = lumbar lordosis; MEP = motor evoked potential; ODI = Oswestry ... who underwent 1-level lumbar pedicle subtraction osteotomy for AS-related thoracolumbar kyphosis, were enrolled in the study, ...
Pelvic incidence correlated directly with lumbar lordosis but not kyphosis. Twelve complications occurred in 12 patients, ... Junctional kyphosis has been shown to occur in up to one third of patients. Factors causing junctional kyphosis have not been ... Proximal junctional kyphosis is associated with higher magnitude of kyphosis at follow-up, less percent correction; its ... Overall, the greatest Cobb kyphosis of 78.8 degrees was corrected to 51.4 degrees at follow-up. Preoperative kyphosis was 82.6 ...
Kyphosis. *Lordosis. *Lumbar Spinal Stenosis. *Occult Spinal Dysraphism. *Scoliosis. *Scoliosis as Part of Neurofibromatosis ...
Kyphosis. *Low Back Procedure. *Lumbar Spinal Stenosis. *Migraine. *Muscle Diseases. *Neck Pain Procedure ...
Kim HJ, Bridwell KH, Lenke LG, Park MS, Hershman SH, Mesfin A. Proximal Junctional Kyphosis Results in Inferior SRS Pain Sub- ... Stuart Hershman specializes in cervical, thoracic, and lumbar spinal disorders. He has a particular interest in complex spine ... His primary interests are in post-surgical outcomes following cervical, lumbar, and thoracolumbar spinal deformity surgery. In ... and lumbar spine and minimally invasive spine surgery. ...
Kyphosis. *Lumbar radiculopathy. *Lumbar spondylolisthesis. *Lumbar stenosis. *Post-laminectomy syndrome. *Scoliosis. *Spinal ...
  • While most cases of kyphosis are mild and only require routine monitoring, serious cases can be debilitating. (wikipedia.org)
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