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Kyphosis: Introduction

Kyphosis: Outward curvature of the spine at the back causing hunching or Dowager's hump. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Kyphosis is available below.

Symptoms of Kyphosis

Wrongly Diagnosed with Kyphosis?

Kyphosis: Related Patient Stories

Kyphosis: Deaths

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Types of Kyphosis

  • Mobile kyphosis
  • Fixed kyphosis - from collapsed vertebrae
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Kyphosis: Complications

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Causes of Kyphosis

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Disease Topics Related To Kyphosis

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Kyphosis: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Latest Treatments for Kyphosis

Kyphosis: Animations

Research about Kyphosis

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Clinical Trials for Kyphosis

The US based website lists information on both federally and privately supported clinical trials using human volunteers.

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Statistics for Kyphosis

Kyphosis: Broader Related Topics

Kyphosis Message Boards

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Definitions of Kyphosis:

Abnormally increased convexity in the curvature of the thoracic spine as viewed from the side. (Dorland, 27th ed) - (Source - Diseases Database)

An abnormal backward curve to the vertebral column - (Source - WordNet 2.1)


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