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What is Adolescent idiopathic scoliosis?

What is Adolescent idiopathic scoliosis?

  • Adolescent idiopathic scoliosis: A condition which occurs to an adolescent without any known cause resulting in scoliosis of the spine.

Ophanet, a consortium of European partners, currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000. They list Adolescent idiopathic scoliosis as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet

Adolescent idiopathic scoliosis: Introduction

Types of Adolescent idiopathic scoliosis:

Broader types of Adolescent idiopathic scoliosis:

How serious is Adolescent idiopathic scoliosis?

Complications of Adolescent idiopathic scoliosis: see complications of Adolescent idiopathic scoliosis

What causes Adolescent idiopathic scoliosis?

Causes of Adolescent idiopathic scoliosis: see causes of Adolescent idiopathic scoliosis

What are the symptoms of Adolescent idiopathic scoliosis?

Symptoms of Adolescent idiopathic scoliosis: see symptoms of Adolescent idiopathic scoliosis

Complications of Adolescent idiopathic scoliosis: see complications of Adolescent idiopathic scoliosis

Adolescent idiopathic scoliosis: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Adolescent idiopathic scoliosis.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Adolescent idiopathic scoliosis.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Adolescent idiopathic scoliosis: Orthopedic Surgeon, Pediatrician, Neurologist, Physiatrist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Adolescent idiopathic scoliosis.
Treatments for Adolescent idiopathic scoliosis: see treatments for Adolescent idiopathic scoliosis
Research for Adolescent idiopathic scoliosis: see research for Adolescent idiopathic scoliosis

Name of Adolescent idiopathic scoliosis

Main name of condition: Adolescent idiopathic scoliosis

Adolescent idiopathic scoliosis: Related Conditions

Research the causes of these diseases that are similar to, or related to, Adolescent idiopathic scoliosis:

 

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