How to use Deformities in a sentence
Load transfer was related to severity of all deformities.
In his efforts to make the papal institution entirely worthy of its mission St Bernard himself did not shrink from presenting to the papacy " the mirror in which it could recognize its deformities."
There are also congenital deformities, for example cleft palate where there is an absence of bone in the mouths of children.
Unfortunately, with tragic results, the other mirror image enantiomer causes genetic damage in the fetus resulting in physical deformities of the limbs.
I had, among other deformities of my spine, a twisted sacroiliac joint and lower lumbar spine.Advertisement
The treatment of wounds, injuries and deformities, with operative interference in general, is the special department of surgical practice (the corresponding parts of pathology, including inflammation, repair, and removable tumours, are sometimes grouped together as surgical pathology); and where the work of the profession is highly subdivided, surgery becomes the exclusive province of the surgeon, while internal medicine remains to the physician.
Preserves are used to conceal deformities or to protect the eyes in the many conditions where they cannot tolerate bright light, such as ulceration and inflammation of the cornea, certain diseases of the iris, ciliary body, choroid, and retina.
While congenital deformities can take place in any type of mammal, cats born with two faces are extremely rare.
Many women fainted from being unable to breathe well and some developed deformities as a result of constantly wearing constricting corsets.
Severe disfigurement can result from the development of these tumors as the disease progresses and bone deformities may occur as well.Advertisement
Skeletal deformities, such as a twisted spine (scoliosis), curved spine (humpback), or bowed legs.
As the disease progresses, hearing and vision are carefully monitored and imaging studies of the bones are frequently done to watch for the development of deformities.
Social adjustment problems are common among young children with physical deformities caused by the condition.
Deformities of the bones and spine can also interfere with walking and other kinds of movement.
Parents may worried about the development of deformities associated with NF-1.Advertisement
As a result, the child may develop various deformities of the skeleton or disorders related to the relative looseness of the ligaments.
Surgery can be used for corneal transplantation or to correct eyelid deformities.
Birth defects that cause physical deformities of the head, brain, and central nervous system frequently cause mental retardation.
The pain and deformities associated with symptoms can make coping with this illness very challenging for individuals and families.
In addition Erb's palsy may lead to secondary deformities as the child grows.Advertisement
Children with FA may develop foot deformities such as club-foot, hammertoe, and high arches.
Scoliosis and foot deformities can be treated with braces or surgery.
Surgery, followed by speech therapy, can correct physical deformities, such as cleft palate, that interfere with speech production.
Individuals with MPS IV appear healthy at birth but show skeletal deformities and growth retardation by age three.
Nasal fractures that do not involve the nasal septum or other facial bones and receive prompt treatment generally heal without deformities of the nose, cartilage destruction, or other complications.Advertisement
Changes in the normal mechanism of bone formation occur in Paget's disease and can cause bones to weaken, resulting in bone pain, arthritis, deformities, and fractures.
The syndrome is characterized by brain damage, facial deformities, and growth deficits.
During the first eight weeks of pregnancy, organogenesis (the formation of organs) is taking place, which places the embryo at a higher risk of deformities when exposed to teratogens.
Degenerative arthritis of the spine, sciatica, and severe physical deformities can also result if severe scoliosis is left untreated.
Gross motor skills can become impaired in a variety of ways, including injury, illness, stroke, and congenital deformities.Advertisement
Fine motor skills can become impaired in a variety of ways, including injury, illness, stroke, and congenital deformities.
Nail lacerations that are not treated may cause nail deformities.
Thalassemia major may cause deformities and may shorten life expectancy.
If pinta spreads to the eyes, irreversible eyelid deformities may persist.
Most treatments are aimed at treating the fractures and bone deformities caused by OI.Advertisement
The prognosis for people with these types of OI is quite variable, depending on the severity of the disorder and the number and severity of the fractures and bony deformities.
Other common abnormalities include elbow deformities, abnormally shaped pelvis bone (hip bone), and kidney (renal) disease.
Vitamin D levels may be insufficient and bring about a softening of bones (osteomalacia), which produces pain and bony deformities, such as flattening or bending.
Repeated bleeding into joints can result in scarring within the joints and permanent deformities.
Boys with several extra X chromosomes have distinctive facial features, more severe retardation, deformities of bony structures, and even more disordered development of male features.Advertisement
Craniosynostosis is one of a diverse group of deformities in the head and facial bones called craniofacial anomalies.
When children with craniosynostosis also show other body deformities, their condition is called syndromic craniosynostosis.
When more severe deformities are present, repeat surgery of the skull and eye sockets may be necessary.
This technique was first used in Russia to treat bone problems in the leg and has now been used successfully to correct deformities of the jaw.
It is present at birth, and children exhibit severe contractures of the joints, resulting in limb deformity; spinal curvature; deformities of the chest wall; difficulties breathing; abnormally small jaw; and upper eyelid droop (ptosis).Advertisement
Type 3 is also associated with spontaneous bleeding into the muscles and joints, which can result in joint deformities.
Isotretinoin can cause serious birth defects, including mental retardation and physical deformities.
Occasionally, splints are used to rest painful joints and to try to prevent or reduce deformities.
When congenital torticollis is caused by deformities of the neck bones (vertebrae), conservative treatment involves the use of neck braces or body jackets.
In cases where torticollis is caused by or complicated by bone deformities or other congenital defects, the outcome is less likely to be successful.Advertisement
The bone deformities are similar to, or are the same as, those that occur in typical rickets; however, calcium deficiency rickets is treated by increasing the amount of calcium in the diet.
On the other hand, already established deformities such as bowed legs and the rachitic rosary persist throughout adult life.
These conditions may manifest physically as deformities and, in some cases, they can affect the organs of the body or the brain.
Rickets can lead to mild to severe bone deformities.
People suffering from porphyria have facial skin with brown pigmentation, and suffer from facial abnormalities, skin lesions, hand and face deformities and photo-sensitivity.
Could it be that these deformities and behaviors brought about by personalities, coupled with nocturnal behavior, lead to sightings of werewolves?
Other common problems include the development of foot deformities, such as bunions.
They used to be used to morph ladies' waistlines into sizes they weren't meant to be, which resulted in health issues such as organ problems, deformities, the inability to bear children and a loss of muscle strength.
Phymatous rosacea, a third type, causes thickening of the skin especially on the nose, which can result in enlargement or facial deformities.
Erysiple graminis, a mildew of grasses, has caused great loss in various countries; Dilophia graminis sometimes causes deformities of the leaves and inflorescence; another somewhat similar fungus, Ophiobolus graminis, attacks the leaves and stalks near the ground, completely destroying the plants.