His arms were fine, and it is likely that his scoliosis was not even visible under his clothes.
“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.
His spine was curved, indicating the condition known as scoliosis.
The first (and only) book optioned was Deenie, about a 13-year-old wanna-be model struck with scoliosis.
scoliosis or lateral curvature is by far the commonest and most important deviation of the spine.
Both had club foot and scoliosis, and one was afflicted with spasm of the face and left arm.
In some cases there is a hereditary tendency to scoliosis; we have seen it, for example, in a father and his daughters.
It may be noted that the scoliosis due to rickets has little tendency towards recovery.
scoliosis is the usual type of spinal curvature, and in extreme cases it may lead to a pronounced form of hump-back.
lateral curvature of the spine, 1706, medical Latin, from Greek skoliosis "crookedness," from skolios "bent, curved," from PIE root *skel- (3) "crooked, curved, bent, perverted." Related: Scoliotic.
scoliosis sco·li·o·sis (skō'lē-ō'sĭs, skŏl'ē-)
A condition of lateral curvature of the spine, which may have just one curve or primary and secondary compensatory curves and be fixed or mobile.