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Adolescent idiopathic scoliosis

Adolescent idiopathic scoliosis: Introduction

Adolescent idiopathic scoliosis: A condition which occurs to an adolescent without any known cause resulting in scoliosis of the spine. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Adolescent idiopathic scoliosis is available below.

Symptoms of Adolescent idiopathic scoliosis

Treatments for Adolescent idiopathic scoliosis

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Adolescent idiopathic scoliosis: Complications

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Causes of Adolescent idiopathic scoliosis

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Adolescent idiopathic scoliosis: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Adolescent idiopathic scoliosis

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Adolescent idiopathic scoliosis

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Definitions of Adolescent idiopathic scoliosis:

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

 

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