A 40-year-old member asked:
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help plz! can scoliosis cause mental issues?

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Dr. Qamar Khan
17 years experience Pain Management
Not really: Unless you are worried about it. Recommend seeking psychologist to talk your issues out. Otherwise physical therapy and exercise will be helpful for you and your scoliosis.
Answered on Jul 19, 2014
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Agree w Dr. Khan. I do know people who have had multiple surgeries with prolonged periods of time in the hospital who have been emotionally traumatized by the experience. However, that isn't your garden variety scoliosis.
Jul 19, 2014

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