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Lordosis

Sway back

Increased lumbar curve

31

Kyphosis

Hunchback
Increased thoracic curve
Usually due to osteoporosis or prolonged poor posture

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Scoliosis

Abnormal side to side curvature

Common before adolescence or due to injury