Scoliosis Research Society (SRS)
An International Organization Dedicated to the Education, Research and Treatment of Spinal Deformity
Our Mission is to Foster Optimal Care for All Patients with Spinal Deformities
Glossary items beginning with K (2).
Kyphoscoliosis - A structural scoliosis associated with increased kyphosis (roundback).
Kyphosis - The normal forward curvature of the thoracic spine. A posterior convex angulation of the spine as evaluated from the side (roundback). Contrast to lordosis.