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hump

1. Pathol a rounded deformity of the back in persons with kyphosis, consisting of a convex spinal curvature
2. a rounded protuberance on the back of a camel or related animal
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In chronic cases, expected vertebral body changes include bony fragmentation, anterior vertebral osteolysis with wedging, and in very advanced cases an extensive loss of vertebral body height with severe kyphotic angulation, known as the gibbus deformity (Figure 9).
Encephalitozoon cuniculi, Eimeria stiedae, Eimeria magna, Eimeria intestinalis, Eimeria irresidua, Eimeria flavescens, Eimeria piriformis, Toxoplasma gondii, Passalurus ambiguous, other helminths, parainfluenza virus 1, parainfluenza virus 2, reovirus, Psoroptes cuniculi, Cheyletiella parasitovorax, Leporacarus gibbus, and Dermatomycosis spp.
Redescription of Unio gibbus Spengler, 1793, a west Palaearctic freshwater mussel with hookless glochidia.
Mild thoracolumbar gibbus was noted, with hypoplasia of the first vertebral body (Fig.
Back-carrying is common in South Africa, but it increases the risk of gibbus formation and subsequent neurological impairment in these children.
Uma especie pequena como Rhinoclemmys punctularia (aperema) deposita apenas um ou dois ovos por ninho, enquanto que as especies de medio porte, Phrynops gibbus (cagado), Chelus fimbriatus (mata-mata) e Podocnemis unifilis (traeaja) podem apresentar ninhadas com cerca de 30 ovos.
Patient had exaggerated lordosis along with Gibbus deformity in lumbar region.