Definition of Kyphotic

1. Adjective. Characteristic of or suffering from kyphosis, an abnormality of the vertebral column.


Definition of Kyphotic

1. Adjective. Relating to, or exhibiting, kyphosis. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Kyphotic

1. kyphosis [adj] - See also: kyphosis

Medical Definition of Kyphotic

1. Relating to or suffering from kyphosis. (05 Mar 2000)

Lexicographical Neighbors of Kyphotic

kyogen
kyogens
kyoodle
kyotorphin I dipeptidase
kyotorphin synthetase
kype
kypes
kyphoplasties
kyphoplasty
kyphos
kyphoscolioses
kyphoscoliosis
kyphoscoliotic pelvis
kyphoses
kyphotic (current term)
kyphotic pelvis
kyphotone
kyr
kyriarchies
kyriarchy
kyrie
kyrie eleison
kyrielle
kyrielles
kyries
kyriolexy
kyriologic
kyriological
kyriology

Literary usage of Kyphotic

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The American Journal of the Medical Sciences by Southern Society for Clinical Investigation (U.S.) (1889)
"STUDIES OF THE kyphotic PELVIS. TREUB (Leyden, 1889) publishes an atlas with plates, in which he reviews the theories of Freund and ..."

2. Obstetrics: A Text-book for the Use of Students and Practitioners by John Whitridge Williams (1912)
"... ANOMALIES DITE TO DISEASE OF THE VERTEBRAL COLUMN kyphotic PELVIS History. ... The most important contribution to our knowledge concerning the kyphotic ..."

3. The Diseases of Children: A Work for the Practising Physician by Meinhard von Pfaundler, Arthur Schlossmann (1912)
"... spine with kyphotic rigidity of the dorsolumbar portion. applied, or a cushion, 5-10 cm. thick and 30 cm. long, filled with cotton or horsehair is ..."

4. A Text-book of Obstetrics: Including the Pathology and Therapeutics of the by Franz Winckel (1890)
"The funnel-shaped and lumbo-sacral kyphotic pelvis. ... But the exact description of the character and mode of development of this kyphotic pelvis and its ..."

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