A 22-year-old female asked:
just received news that i have mild scoliosis in my upper spine. it explains all the pain i've been having. is it anything to be concerned about?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Gerald Mandell answered
51 years experience Nuclear Medicine
Mild scoliosis: Scoliosis usually does not cause pain unless severe or some offset of the vertebrae.Adults who have scoliosis may or may not have back pain. In most cases where back pain is present, it is hard to know whether scoliosis is the cause.
Answered on Aug 21, 2013
90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:
People also searched for:
I have been giving my wife vitamin b12 shots in her upper arm last time she said her arm feels numb there anything to worry about
I have a pain in my right leg and it is more to the right side not the back like the calf what could it be
I have had some blood in my stool i had a tooth pulled and it did bleed a lot im thinking it is from that its not a lot should i be concerned
I have a pain in my head behind my right ear it is like an electrical shock that comes from time to another what is it
I have a silver dollar size round red mark that just appeared 2 months ago now it has a red raised type nipple in the center what is it could i be
Hi I have been on desogen for a few years now and recently I just got my period in the middle of my pack ive had my period for about 3 weeks now and my boobs have been throbbing I took 4 pregnancy tests all negative
I have been having my nose bleed out a lot these past few days i dont know if it is because im sick or because of the thing i pour in my nose to breath please anwser
Connect by text or video with a U.S. board-certified doctor now — wait time is less than 1 minute!