What is spinal deformity?

Also known as: deformities of the spine, curvatures of the spine, scoliosis, kyphosis

Any condition related to the spine curved or curved too much or too litte may be classified as a spinal deformity. This may include scoliosis, kyphosis and other medical conditions.

Reviewed by: Thomas Errico, MD

This page was last updated on: 1/29/2019 3:21:13 PM

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