sorenson_s_criteria

To apply the label of classical Scheuermann's disease, the Sorensen criteria need to be met 1)

thoracic spine kyphosis >40° (normal 25-40°) or thoracolumbar spine kyphosis >30° (normal ~zero degrees) and

at least 3 adjacent vertebrae demonstrating wedging of >5°


1)
Sørensen KH. Scheuermann's juvenile kyphosis. København: Munksgaard 1964:222-4
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