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Glossary for Thoracic anomalies

Medical terms related to Thoracic anomalies 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.
  • Arm strain: An arm strain is an injury or damage to a muscle or tendon in the arm.
  • Back pain in children: Back pain in children is a condition in which a child feels pain or discomfort in the back.
  • Back rigidity: Back rigidity is extreme stiffness of the back.
  • Chest symptoms: Symptoms affecting the chest region.
  • Constant Back pain in children: Constant back pain in children refers to steady and continual discomfort in the back of a child.
  • Constant backache in children: Constant backache in children refers to steady and ongoing discomfort in the back of a child.
  • 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.
  • Joint pain: Pain affecting the joints
  • Lumbar pathologies:
  • Muscle strain: An arm strain is an injury or damage to a muscle or tendon in the arm.
  • Musculoskeletal symptoms: Symptoms affecting muscles or bones of the skeleton.
  • Scoliosis: A condition which is characterized by lateral curvature of the spine
  • Stiffness in the back: pathology in the back which leads to restriction of movement of the back
  • 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.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Thoracic anomalies:

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