The term lordosis refers to the normal inward lordotic curvature of the lumbar and
cervical regions of the spine. Excessive curvature of the lower back is known ...
Lordosis, also known as swayback, is a condition in which the spine in the lower
back has an excessive curvature. The spine naturally curves at the neck, upper ...
Lordosis tends to make the buttocks appear more prominent. Children with
significant lordosis will have a large space underneath the lower back when lying
Learn more about swayback (lordosis), including symptoms, causes, risk factors,
diagnosis and treatment.
When abnormalities of the spine occur, the natural curvatures of the spine are
misaligned or exaggerated in certain areas, as occurs with lordosis, kyphosis,
Sep 8, 2015 ... Lordosis is defined as an excessive inward curve of the spine. It differs from the
spine's normal curves at the cervical, thoracic, and lumbar ...
Jan 23, 2015 ... Lordosis is the medical term that describes the natural inward curve or “arch” in
your lower back. While there's nothing abnormal about lordosis, ...
Lordosis is an increased inward curving of the lumbar spine, as explained in the
Lordosis (swayback) is the shape of the spine in the lower back and neck.
Doctors use the term hyper-lordosis for curves that are greater than usual.
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