Origin of scoliosis
OTHER WORDS FROM scoliosissco·li·ot·ic [skoh-lee-ot-ik], /ˌskoʊ liˈɒt ɪk/, adjective
Words nearby scoliosis
How to use scoliosis in a sentence
Jace is so floppy physically that he slumps in his stroller, and his doctor fears this will lead to scoliosis, a serious risk for youngsters in his condition.Future of Program for Brain-Damaged Children Now Rests With Powerful Florida Official|by Carol Marbin Miller and Daniel Chang, Miami Herald|July 23, 2021|ProPublica
His spine was curved, indicating the condition known as scoliosis.Three Dicks: Cheney, Nixon, Richard III and the Art of Reputation Rehab|Clive Irving|July 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“Yoga has helped increase my range of motion and flexibility and has addressed my imbalances from the scoliosis,” says Dr. Drape.
Dr. Drape recognizes that she will always have to manage her scoliosis.
By show of hands, how many of you are currently developing advanced scoliosis from the unbearable weight of your cell phone?Upgrading Ain't What It Used to Be|Megan McArdle|February 22, 2013|DAILY BEAST
His arms were fine, and it is likely that his scoliosis was not even visible under his clothes.Unraveling King Richard III’s Secrets||February 13, 2013|DAILY BEAST
In long-standing cases the pain and discomfort may lead to a postural scoliosis (ischias-scoliotica).
Scoliosis is the usual type of spinal curvature, and in extreme cases it may lead to a pronounced form of hump-back.
It may be noted that the scoliosis due to rickets has little tendency towards recovery.
Both had club foot and scoliosis, and one was afflicted with spasm of the face and left arm.
Slight scoliosis of the vertebral column and a misshapen right foot recalled Friedreich's ataxia.