The following Conditions are related to Curved spine

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  • Kniest dysplasia

    People with Kniest dysplasia are known to have an unusually short stature; short, deformed arms and legs; a chest that is “barrel-shaped” and abnormally short; and a relatively long trunk. Later in life, short trunk dwarfism develops due to curvature of the spine and enlargement of the joints. People with Kniest dysplasia have an unusually flat face with protruding eyes, and a low nasal bridge. A cleft palate may also be pr  Read More

  • Kniest syndrome

    People with Kniest dysplasia are known to have an unusually short stature; short, deformed arms and legs; a chest that is “barrel-shaped” and abnormally short; and a relatively long trunk. Later in life, short trunk dwarfism develops due to curvature of the spine and enlargement of the joints. People with Kniest dysplasia have an unusually flat face with protruding eyes, and a low nasal bridge. A cleft palate may also be pr  Read More

  • Paget's disease of bone

    Paget's disease facts Paget's disease is a chronic bone disorder. Paget's disease frequently causes no symptoms. Paget's disease can cause pain in the bones or joints, headaches and hearing loss, pressure on nerves, increased head size, bowing of limb, or curvature of spine. Tests used to diagnose Paget's disease include X-rays, blood tests, and bone scanning. Paget's disease can lead to o  Read More