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Does scoliosis get worse when you drive for long periods of time?

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Dr. Michael Depietro answered

Specializes in Pulmonary Critical Care

Scoliosis tends not to worsen in adulthood, but patients with scoliosis may get back pain, stiffness with a long drive from poor posture etc.

Answered Feb 3, 2012



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Dr. Thomas Dowling answered

Specializes in Orthopedic Spine Surgery

No. The deformity does not change in size.

Answered Sep 7, 2012



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