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A 17-year-old male asked:

can kyphosis lordosis cause upper back pain? or is the cause of neck, upper back and shoulders due to disc bulges in the neck? only 18

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Dr. Robert Waskowitz
Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
Curve of spine: Spinal curvature if with in a normal range may only give a bit of back pain. You are young do there may be a component if "normal" growth of spinal elements that can cause back pain.

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Last updated Jan 28, 2015

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