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Glossary for Back deformity

Medical terms related to Back deformity or mentioned in this section include:

  • Ankylosing Spondylitis: A form of chronic inflammation of the spine which may also affect joints in the shoulder, hip, neck, ribs and jaw. May result in loss of mobility. Also called Marie-Strumpell disease.
  • Back conditions: A group of conditions that affect the back
  • Back pain: Pain in the back region.
  • Back symptoms: Symptoms affecting the back
  • Chest deformity: Malformation or distortion the normal appearance of teh chest.
  • Constant lower back pain in children: Constant lower back pain in children is steady discomfort in the lower back area of a child.
  • Deformity symptoms: Various types of deformity
  • Disk herniation: A herniated (also called a slipped or ruptured) disc is a fragment of the disc nucleus which is pushed out of the annulus, into the spinal canal through a tear or rupture. Discs that become herniated are usually in an early stage of degeneration.
  • Hunching: Hunching or stooping posture symptoms
  • Joint pain: Pain affecting the joints
  • Kyphosis: Increased curvature of the thoracic spine, giving the appearance of being hunched over.
  • Lower back pain in children: Lower back pain in children refers to discomfort in a child's lower back.
  • Scoliosis: A condition which is characterized by lateral curvature of the spine
  • Swayback: A spinal deformity where the spin curves inward. The condition may be caused by tightness in the lower back muscles, pregnancy and excessive abdominal size or vertebral abnormality. The curvature can be noted as a gap between the lower back and the floor when a person lays face-down on a flat surface.
  • Swelling symptoms: Symptoms causing swelling or enlargement.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Back deformity:

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