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From anatomic position, the lumbar spine allows approximately 50 degrees of flexion and approximately 15 degrees of extension.
Once the mass was removed, the cloaca was returned to its normal anatomic position, and the body wall was closed using a 4-0 polydioxanone suture (PDS, Ethicon Inc, Piscataway, NJ, USA) in a simple continuous pattern.
Author of the study Dr Waseem Amir Bashir, said: "Sitting in a sound anatomic position is essential, since the strain on the spine and its associated muscles and ligaments over time can lead to pain, deformity and chronic illness.
Dr Bashir said: "Sitting in a sound anatomic position is essential since the strain put on the spine and its associated ligaments over time can lead to pain, deformity and chronic illness.