A 19-year-old female asked:
My chest x-ray showed marked scoliosis. the metal plate was low down so i crouched down and leant to one side. a possible false positive test?
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Orthopedic Surgery 42 years experience
Bend test: The simple way to find out if you have a significant curve is to have an orthopaedic surgeon perform a bend test on you.
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Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 23 years experience
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