A 53-year-old male asked:
i notice the top section of the spine of my 7 year old son seems bent, with one shoulder higher than other. anything to worry about?
2 doctor answers • 4 doctors weighed in
Pediatrics 30 years experience
Scoliosis: Please have him checked by a qualified pediatric orthopedist or pediatrician. Any curvature of the spine needs to be addressed early, before it progresses to cause disabilities.
Orthopedic Spine Surgery 31 years experience
Scoliosis: I would worry he might have scoliosis one shoulder higher than other is a physical sign of scoliosis im sure an exam by pediatrician can sort it out or family medicine.
Last updated May 19, 2013
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