A 44-year-old member asked:
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what does a lumbar traction table do?

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Dr. Byron Law-Yone
54 years experience Psychiatry
Apply traction: It is meant to apply traction on the spine in order to treat disorders of the back.
Answered on Oct 22, 2015

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