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Figure 3 | Scoliosis

Figure 3

From: Brace treatment for patients with Scheuermann's disease - a review of the literature and first experiences with a new brace design

Figure 3

Lateral view of a patient with severe Scheuermann disease. Patients with Scheuermann's kyphosis may have an angular thoracic kyphosis, often with accompanying compensatory lumbar lordosis and increased cervical lordosis. The position of the head is often in forward protrusion (so called gooseneck), and the shoulders are often positioned anteriorly as well.

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