Saturday, 17 August 2013

SCOLIOSIS

ITS A SIDEWAYS CURVATURE OF THE SPINE.THERE ARE TWO TYPES OF CURVATURE STRUCTURAL AND NON STRUCTURAL SCOLIOSIS.
STRUCTURAL SCOLIOSIS IS THE PERMANENT DEFORMITY.AND NON STRUCTURAL SCOLIOSIS IS MOBILE AND TRANSIENT.
ITS A LATERAL CURVATURE OF THE SPINE.THIS IS CALLED PRIMARY CURVE.THE SPINE ABOVE AND BELOW THE PRIMARY CURVE UNDERGOES COMPENSATORY CURVES TO THE OPPOSITE SIDE. LATERAL ROTATION OF THE VERTEBRAE ALSO OCCUR.
TREATMENT
TREATMENT CONSIST OF OPERATIVE AND NON OPERATIVE TREATMENT.
NON OPERATIVE TREATMENT CONSIST OF EXERCISE AND BRACES...  

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