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Medical Term:

sacral kyphosis

Definition

the normal, anteriorly concave curvature of the sacrum (sacral segment of the vertebral column), in which the primary curvature of the fetal embryo is maintained into maturity.

Synonym(s): kyphosis sacralisTA

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