scoliokyphosis


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scoliokyphosis

 [sko″le-o-ki-fo´sis]
combined lateral (scoliosis) and posterior (kyphosis) curvature of the spine.
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ky·pho·sco·li·o·sis

(kī'fō-skō'lē-ō'sis),
Lateral and posterior curvature of the spine; severe cardiopulmonary compromise can be a late complication.
Synonym(s): scoliokyphosis
[G. kyphōsis, kyphosis, + scoliosis, curved]
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sco·li·o·ky·pho·sis

(skō'lē-ō-kī-fō'sis)
Lateral and posterior curvature of the spine.
[G. scolios, curved, + kyphōsis, kyphosis]
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