Spinal disease

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Spinal disease
Classification and external resources
ICD-10 M40-M54
ICD-9 720-724
MeSH D013122

Spinal disease (also known as a dorsopathy) refers to a condition impairing the backbone.[1] These include various diseases of the back or spine ("dorso-"), such as kyphosis. Dorsalgia refers to those conditions causing back pain.

An example is scoliosis.