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Congenital kyphosis

MedGen UID:
120554
Concept ID:
C0265673
Congenital Abnormality
Synonyms: Congenital humpback; Congenital hunchback; Congenital Kyphosis
SNOMED CT: Congenital kyphosis (71311003); Congenital humpback (71311003); Congenital hunchback (71311003)

Definition

An abnormally increased curvature of the thoracic portion of the spine that is present at the time of birth. [from NCI]

Term Hierarchy

Professional guidelines

PubMed

Atici Y, Balioglu MB, Kargin D, Mert M, Albayrak A, Kaygusuz MA
Acta Orthop Traumatol Turc 2017 May;51(3):201-208. Epub 2017 May 16 doi: 10.1016/j.aott.2017.02.015. PMID: 28526568Free PMC Article
Smith JT, Gollogly S, Dunn HK
J Bone Joint Surg Am 2005 Oct;87(10):2281-9. doi: 10.2106/JBJS.D.01795. PMID: 16203895
Martin J Jr, Kumar SJ, Guille JT, Ger D, Gibbs M
J Pediatr Orthop 1994 May-Jun;14(3):323-8. doi: 10.1097/01241398-199405000-00009. PMID: 8006162

Recent clinical studies

Etiology

Ozturk C, Alanay A, Ganiyusufoglu K, Karadereler S, Ulusoy L, Hamzaoglu A
Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 2012 May 20;37(12):1054-7. doi: 10.1097/BRS.0b013e31823b4142. PMID: 22024907
Karol LA, Johnston C, Mladenov K, Schochet P, Walters P, Browne RH
J Bone Joint Surg Am 2008 Jun;90(6):1272-81. doi: 10.2106/JBJS.G.00184. PMID: 18519321
Kim YJ, Otsuka NY, Flynn JM, Hall JE, Emans JB, Hresko MT
Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 2001 Oct 15;26(20):2251-7. doi: 10.1097/00007632-200110150-00017. PMID: 11598516
Philips MF, Dormans J, Drummond D, Schut L, Sutton LN
Pediatr Neurosurg 1997 Mar;26(3):130-43. doi: 10.1159/000121178. PMID: 9419030
Montgomery SP, Hall JE
Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 1982 Jul-Aug;7(4):360-4. doi: 10.1097/00007632-198207000-00006. PMID: 7135068

Diagnosis

Alva A, Bhagawati D, Noordeen H
BMJ Case Rep 2018 Jan 4;2018 doi: 10.1136/bcr-2017-222395. PMID: 29301805Free PMC Article
Atici Y, Balioglu MB, Kargin D, Mert M, Albayrak A, Kaygusuz MA
Acta Orthop Traumatol Turc 2017 May;51(3):201-208. Epub 2017 May 16 doi: 10.1016/j.aott.2017.02.015. PMID: 28526568Free PMC Article
Al-Kouatly HB, Chasen ST, Gilbert F, Ahner R, Alonso LM, Chervenak FA
Am J Med Genet 2002 Jan 22;107(3):197-200. doi: 10.1002/ajmg.10130. PMID: 11807899
Philips MF, Dormans J, Drummond D, Schut L, Sutton LN
Pediatr Neurosurg 1997 Mar;26(3):130-43. doi: 10.1159/000121178. PMID: 9419030
Greene WB, Dias LS, Lindseth RE, Torch MA
J Bone Joint Surg Am 1991 Apr;73(4):551-60. PMID: 2013594

Therapy

Garg B, Bansal T, Mehta N
Spine Deform 2022 Jul;10(4):883-892. Epub 2022 Mar 11 doi: 10.1007/s43390-022-00491-y. PMID: 35277838
Hwang CJ, Lenke LG, Kelly MP, Sides BA, Blanke KM, Hershman S
Eur Spine J 2019 Nov;28(11):2609-2618. Epub 2019 Jul 29 doi: 10.1007/s00586-019-06076-0. PMID: 31359215
Baldwin A, Mesfin A
Spine Deform 2017 Nov;5(6):435-439. doi: 10.1016/j.jspd.2017.04.006. PMID: 29050722
Atici Y, Balioglu MB, Kargin D, Mert M, Albayrak A, Kaygusuz MA
Acta Orthop Traumatol Turc 2017 May;51(3):201-208. Epub 2017 May 16 doi: 10.1016/j.aott.2017.02.015. PMID: 28526568Free PMC Article
Sundararaj GD, Venkatesh K, Babu PN, Amritanand R
Oper Orthop Traumatol 2009 Sep;21(3):323-34. doi: 10.1007/s00064-009-1808-2. PMID: 19779687

Prognosis

Atici Y, Balioglu MB, Kargin D, Mert M, Albayrak A, Kaygusuz MA
Acta Orthop Traumatol Turc 2017 May;51(3):201-208. Epub 2017 May 16 doi: 10.1016/j.aott.2017.02.015. PMID: 28526568Free PMC Article
Ozturk C, Alanay A, Ganiyusufoglu K, Karadereler S, Ulusoy L, Hamzaoglu A
Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 2012 May 20;37(12):1054-7. doi: 10.1097/BRS.0b013e31823b4142. PMID: 22024907
Kim YJ, Otsuka NY, Flynn JM, Hall JE, Emans JB, Hresko MT
Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 2001 Oct 15;26(20):2251-7. doi: 10.1097/00007632-200110150-00017. PMID: 11598516
Martin J Jr, Kumar SJ, Guille JT, Ger D, Gibbs M
J Pediatr Orthop 1994 May-Jun;14(3):323-8. doi: 10.1097/01241398-199405000-00009. PMID: 8006162
Montgomery SP, Hall JE
Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 1982 Jul-Aug;7(4):360-4. doi: 10.1097/00007632-198207000-00006. PMID: 7135068

Clinical prediction guides

Xu HF, Li C, Ma ZS, Wu ZX, Sha J, Diwu WL, Yan YB, Liu ZC, Fan ZZ, Huang LY
J Orthop Surg (Hong Kong) 2022 Sep-Dec;30(3):10225536221118600. doi: 10.1177/10225536221118600. PMID: 36120861
Garg B, Bansal T, Mehta N
Spine Deform 2022 Jul;10(4):883-892. Epub 2022 Mar 11 doi: 10.1007/s43390-022-00491-y. PMID: 35277838
Audat ZA, Radaideh AM, Odat MA, Bashaireh KM, Mohaidat ZM, Assmairan MA, Alshbool OK, Audat MZ
J Orthop Surg (Hong Kong) 2020 Jan-Apr;28(1):2309499019898845. doi: 10.1177/2309499019898845. PMID: 32020832
Helenius I, Serlo J, Pajulo O
J Bone Joint Surg Br 2012 Jul;94(7):950-5. doi: 10.1302/0301-620X.94B7.28545. PMID: 22733952
Price CT, Knapp DR, Lopez D, Herrera-Soto JA
Orthopedics 2010 Oct 11;33(10):731. doi: 10.3928/01477447-20100826-26. PMID: 20954655

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