Scoliosis – curvature of the spine

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Risk factors for developing the most common type of scoliosis include Age. The typical signs and symptoms begin during the growth spurt that occurs just before puberty. Sex. Although both boys and girls can develop mild scoliosis at roughly the same rate, girls are more likely to have the curvature of the shaft worse and require treatment. Family history. Scoliosis can run in families, but most children with scoliosis do not have a family history of the disease.

Complications While most people with scoliosis have a mild form of the disorder, scoliosis can sometimes cause complications, including Lung and heart damage. In severe scoliosis, the rib cage may put pressure on the lungs and heart. This makes breathing more difficult and makes it harder for the heart to pump blood. Back problems. Adults who experienced childhood scoliosis are more likely to have chronic back pain than the average person. The appearance. As scoliosis worsens, it can cause more pronounced changes – including uneven hips and shoulders, protruding ribs, and shifting the waist and torso to one side. People with scoliosis often become more focused on their appearance.

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