Definition of Lumbar lordosis

Reviewed on 12/24/2019

Lumbar lordosis: Inward curvature of the lumbar spine in the low back, which is normal to a certain extent. Musculoskeletal disease or poor posture can cause the curve to be greater than usual.

See also lordosis.

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References
J. Larry Jameson, et al. Harrison's Principles of Medicine. McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing Published: July 23rd 2018; Edition: 20.

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