Examination of inclinations of the spine at childhood and adolescence

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Tokpınar A., Ülger H., Yılmaz S., Acer N. , Ertekin T., Görkem S. B. , ...Daha Fazla

FOLIA MORPHOLOGICA, cilt.78, sa.1, ss.47-53, 2019 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 78 Konu: 1
  • Basım Tarihi: 2019
  • Doi Numarası: 10.5603/fm.a2018.0053
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.47-53


Background: Spine is a column that consists of consecutively lined up vertebras. It includes medulla spinalis. It contributes the motions of head, neck and body. Spine is not a straight column. There is a convexity towards the front of the spine (lordosis) at cervical and lumbar areas in adults and a convexity towards the back of the spine (kyphosis) at thoracic and sacral spine areas.