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A 20-year-old male asked:

How would i know if i have the postural kyphosis or the scheuermann's disease? if my degree is 55 and i'm 20 which one do i have ?

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Dr. Jimmy Bowen
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 34 years experience
Kyphosis: X-rays would help to determine if there are schmorl's nodes present or other abnormalities such as wedging of vertebrae. A normal x-ray is compelling for postural kyphosis.

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Last updated Mar 28, 2014

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