Medical Dictionary

camptocormia

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noun camp·to·cor·mia \ˌkam(p)-tə-ˈkȯr-mē-ə\

Medical Definition of camptocormia

  1. :  abnormal forward bending of the trunk during standing or walking that resolves in the supine position and may be of neurological, muscular, or psychological origin—called also bent spine syndrome


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