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Idiopathic adolescent scoliosis

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Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis: Common Questions and Answers.
Last Updated: Apr 24, 2020

Adolescent idiopathic scoliosis affects 1% to 3% of U.S. adolescents. It is defined by a lateral curvature of the spine (Cobb angle) of at least 10 degrees in the absence of underlying congenital or neuromuscular abnormalities. Adolescent idiopathic scoliosis may be detected via the ...

Weight-bearing Imaging in Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis.
Last Updated: Jul 27, 2020

This article reviews the weight-bearing imaging methods in the diagnosis and monitoring of patients with adolescent idiopathic scoliosis (AIS), a three-dimensional (3D) deformity of the spine with unknown etiology. The apical vertebrae in AIS rotate away from the midline in a complex ...

Posterior Correction Techniques for Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis.
Last Updated: Sep 10, 2020

Adolescent idiopathic scoliosis represents a complex, three-dimensional deformity of the spine. Posterior spinal fusion is commonly performed in severe cases to avoid the long-term adverse sequelae associated with progressive spinal deformity. The goals of spinal fusion include halting ...

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Prevalence of 25-OH-Vitamin D and Calcium Deficiency in Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis.
Last Updated: Aug 19, 2020

Several etiologies have been proposed as a basis and evolution theory for the development of adolescent idiopathic scoliosis, but limited data were published until now that link vitamin D and calcium deficiency to this condition. The present study aims to evaluate the relationship ...

Long-term pulmonary function after posterior spinal fusion in main thoracic adolescent idiopathic scoliosis.
Last Updated: Aug 31, 2020

Adolescent idiopathic scoliosis (AIS) patients typically undergo surgical treatment as teenagers, follow-ups of >5 years are necessary to evaluate effects on peak pulmonary reserves. However, limited data is available regarding the long-term (>10 years) effects of surgical intervention ...

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