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Umapathi, T.
May 2003
Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery & Psychiatry;May2003, Vol. 74 Issue 5, p692
Academic Journal
Responds to a criticism on the journalistic practice of labelling well recognized medical conditions by acronyms or by recently invented names. Proliferation of medical terms referring to similar if not identical conditions; Aim of unifying various names in literature which in essence refer to an anterior curvature of the spine.


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