Patterns of presentation of congenital scoliosis.

@article{Mohanty2000PatternsOP,
  title={Patterns of presentation of congenital scoliosis.},
  author={S P Mohanty and Nirupama Kumar},
  journal={Journal of orthopaedic surgery},
  year={2000},
  volume={8 2},
  pages={
          33-37
        }
}
In analysing and investigating 66 consecutive cases of congenital scoliosis, we aimed to evaluate the clinical pattern of presentation, identify the underlying vertebral anomaly causing the deformity, and determine the frequency of associated intraspinal anomalies, cardiovascular anomalies and genito-urinary anomalies. Associated general anomalies were seen in 44% of the cases. The commonest pattern of deformity was a right-sided thoracolumbar curve. Hemivertebra was the most common vertebral… CONTINUE READING

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