A 29-year-old female asked:
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What can cause moderate scoliosis in a 24 y/o? Was never diagnosed with it as a kid. My back hurts all the time, but not sure if related to scoliosis?

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Dr. John Rhoades
47 years experience in Family Medicine
Need more history: More history and exam are needed, including xray results. This question is best answered by your regular DR who has your full medical history and the advantage of the tests that have been done already.
Answered on Feb 28, 2017
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Dr. Richard Horak ii
26 years experience in Internal Medicine
Likely the scoliosis has been there all along. Just never diagnosed till now.
Jan 3, 2016

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