Scoliosis - Kyphosis

Signs of congenital scoliosis

  1. Signs include:

    • A curve to the side or abnormal gibbosity or abnormal swayback
    • Skin abnormalities in the back, such asincreased hair growth, dimples, color changes
    • Abnormal arms or legs
    • Asymmetric shoulders, waists or hips
    • Disproportionate shortness of the trunk compared to the legs
    • Balance disorders
    • Back prominence seen when the person bends forward