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Thread: Detailed article on how Scoliosis X rays are measured

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    Detailed article on how Scoliosis X rays are measured

    Here is a really good, recent article explaining how Scoliosis curves are measured and assessed.

    Radiographic Evaluation of Scoliosis:
    http://www.ajronline.org/doi/pdf/10.2214/AJR.07.7145

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    Nice article, thanks for sharing it. I found all the diagrams very interesting.
    Gayle, age 50
    Oct 2010 fusion T8-sacrum w/ pelvic fixation
    Feb 2012 lumbar revision for broken rods @ L2-3-4
    Sept 2015 major lumbar A/P revision for broken rods @ L5-S1


    mom of Leah, 15 y/o, Diagnosed '08 with 26* T JIS (age 6)
    2010 VBS Dr Luhmann Shriners St Louis
    2017 curves stable/skeletely mature

    also mom of Torrey, 12 y/o son, 16* T, stable

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