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Virtual Pediatric Hospital: Paediapaedia: Scoliosis, Idiopathic Paediapaedia: Musculoskeletal Diseases

Scoliosis, Idiopathic

Michael P. D'Alessandro, M.D.
Peer Review Status: Internally Peer Reviewed

Clinical Presentation:
Curvature to the spine.

Spontaneous in origin. The most common cause of scoliosis.

Not applicable

Imaging Findings:
Lateral curvature of the spine in the coronal plane.


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