Scheuermann disease, also known as juvenile kyphosis, juvenile discogenic disease 11, or vertebral epiphysitis, is a common condition which results in. Scheuermann’s disease is a self-limiting skeletal disorder of childhood. Scheuermann’s .. vertebral column. Hidden categories: CS1 Danish-language sources (da) · Infobox medical condition (new) · Commons category link is on Wikidata. A cifose de Scheuermann é a forma mais clássica de dorso curvo e é o resultado do acunhamento vertebral que ocorre durante a adolescência. Nos adultos, a.

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Although not tested statistically, there was a higher absolute number of complications, though less severe, in group I, with higher levels of satisfaction achieved in group II. The seventh and tenth thoracic vertebrae are most commonly affected.

The etiology of preadolescent kyphosis. Using the “cantilever” manoeuvre, the deformity was reduced and the stems were fixed in the distal segments.

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Nossa amostra consta de 28 pacientes que foram separados em dois grupos conduzidos em momentos distintos. Juvenile kyphosis Scheuermann’s cifkse Case 6 Case 6.

Decision making regarding Smith-Petersen vs. How to cite this article.

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Log in Sign up. J Bone Joint Surg Br. Notice the signature ‘wedging’ shape of the four vertebrae in the lower thoracic area. In our series, we demonstrated seven complications in wcheuermann group in which the double approach was used one case of early surface infection of the surgery wound; one case of asymptomatic breaking of two screws; on case of late infection 24 months after surgery; one case of loosening of the distal implant; and three patients with complaints of residual painand only three in scheuerann group in which the posterior route was used one case of residual pain, another of discomfort around the implants, and another with a wound seroma after surgery.


Scheuermann’s disease is self-limiting after growth is complete, meaning that it generally runs its course and never presents further complication. The sceuermann criteria of SK used were: Thoracic pedicle screw fixation in spinal deformities: However, these choices are hampered by the minor prevalence of the disease, and the restricted criteria for surgical indication.

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In the present study, the patients in whom the posterior approach was used had a mean follow-up of Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research. Vertebral bone density in Scheuermann disease. Retrieved 13 October Double L-rod instrumentation in the treatment of severe kyphosis secondary to Scheuermann’s disease.

The apex of their curve, located in the thoracic vertebrae, is quite rigid. J Am Acad Orthop Surg.

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Combined anterior and posterior fusion for Scheuermann’s kyphosis. Its origin has been associated with avascular necrosis of the epiphyseal rings 1juvenile osteoporosis 8,9 and cartilaginous matrix disorder, all still with conflicting results.

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In terms of patient satisfaction with the surgical procedure, Stoddasd A, Osborn JF. All the patients who did not have access to monitoring were submitted to cifosd Stagnara wake-up test, after reduction of the deformity. Many with Scheuermann’s disease have very large lung capacities and males often have broad, barrel chests.

In severe or extreme cases, patients may be treated through an extensive surgical procedure in an effort to prevent the disease from worsening or harming the body.

The number of transversal devices varied as necessary during surgery.

All the patients were submitted to surgical treatment by the same team of surgeons. The titanium instrumentation holds everything in place during healing and is not necessary once fusion completes. The objective of any correction is to offer the patient an improvement in sagittal and coronal balance, centralizing the whole segment above the pelvis, and this has been achieved by means of a single approach.

After the posterior approach, an average correction of At the end, the two groups were compared, adopting a comparative, case control methodology with transversal analysis.