ANLS 2620 Week 8 Scoliosis

ANLS 2620 Week 8 Scoliosis - Scoliosis Scoliosis Can you...

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Scoliosis Scoliosis Can you list the causes of scoliosis?
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Causes of Structural Scoliosis Causes of Structural Scoliosis Idiopathic: infantile, juvenile, adolescent Neuromuscular : upper motor neuron lesions, cerebral palsy, spinal cerebellar degeneration, syringomyelia, spinal cord tumor, spinal cord trauma, lower motor neuron lesions, poliomyelitis, spinal muscular atrophy, myelomeningocele, dysautonomia Myopathic : arthrogryposis, muscular dystrophy, fiber type disproportion, congenital hypotonia, myotonia dystrophica Congenital : failure of formation; hemivertebra, unilateral sacral inferiority failure of segmentation, unilateral, bilateral, mixed Neurofibromatosis Mesenchymal disorders : Marphan’s, Ehlers-Danlos Rheumatoid disease Trauma , fracture, surgery: postlaminectomy, postthoracoplasty, irradiation Extraspinal Contractures : postempyema, post burns, osteochondrodystrophies, disastrophic dwarfism, mucopolysaccharidosis, Spondyloepiphyseal dysplasia Infection of bone: acute, chronic
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This note was uploaded on 11/23/2011 for the course ANLS 2620 taught by Professor R.brucefox during the Winter '11 term at Life Chiropractic College West.

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ANLS 2620 Week 8 Scoliosis - Scoliosis Scoliosis Can you...

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