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With 2 stress fractures in the upper back, what is the possibility of paralysis as i get older?

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Dr. John Grobman answered

Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery

Low risk: Unusual to get "stress fractures" in spine. Perhaps compression fractures? In any event very low risk of later paralysis.

Answered 4/5/2014

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