A 19-year-old male asked:
i have worn brace for 2weeks
today i feel pain in back especially after walking without brace
before it i didn't feel pain?
1 doctor answer • 1 doctor weighed in
Internal Medicine 59 years experience
The: "correction" the brace supplies may also STRAIN the PARAVERTEBRAL Muscles ( The small muscles which run up and down your spine and are used for flexion/extension movements)
Hope this is helpful
BTW I HOPE you are receiving some Physical Therapy in addition to BRACING
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Last updated Sep 3, 2016
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