Scoliosis in Patients with Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy

Karol, Lori A.
February 2007
Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, American Volume;Feb2007 Supplement 1, Vol. 89-A, p155
Academic Journal
The article discusses the occurrence of scoliosis in child patients afflicted with Duchenne muscular dystrophy. Key issues examined include the natural history of spinal deformity in cases of Duchenne muscular dystrophy, a description of the deformity and its non-operative treatment and the medical implications of spinal deformity.


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