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Can My Dowagers Hump Be Reversed
Dowager's Hump: A dowager is a older woman who is dignified. Older women often had a kyphotic spinal hump, thus came the term dowager’s hump. ...Read more
See below: An abnormal outward curvature of the thoracic vertebrae of the upper back. Compression of the front portion of the involved vertebrae due to osteoporosis leads to forward bending of the spine (kyphosis) and creates a hump at the upper back. Like most osteoporotic changes, it is often preventable. ...Read more
I'm turning 23years old& a week ago noticed a hump at top of spine cord. From google it seems to be a developing dowager's hump!!! Is it possible-help?
Posture: Is it a lump or a hump? If the latter correct your posture. Pelvis thrust forwards, spine straight, head forwards, shoulders straight down. ...Read more
Rapid height loss, dowager hump development after starting to use walker at 90. Related to posture>age?
Osteoporosis: Not due to the walker, .Get a more detailed answer ›
The physical therapist said that the dowager’s hump was almost like a spinal infusion. What did she mean?
Was treated with botox in neck to help with dowager's hump, and muscle weekness. It has not helped but made it a lot worse. Anything i can do?
Exercise: Try to do isometric and other neck exercise. It is a good idea to see a physical therapist to learn how to do these exercises properly . All of botox's effects completely disappear after 3 months, but the weakness often gets better after a few weeks, especially with daily exercise. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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