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Can Scoliosis In Adults Be Cause Of Hip Pain
X-ray revealed moderate upper lumbar scoliosis and osteophytes in lumbar vertebrae. Possible cause of severe low back and hip pain? Treatment options?
Early arthritis: Not sure why a 34yo has these problems. Your description of X-ray sounds like back spasm causing some local splinting and curvature,not classic scoliosis. Osteophytes typically seen in degenerative arthritis. Do you have autoimmune disease? Lupus? Psoriasis? Rheumatoid? ...Read more
It depends: How old are you, how severe is the scoliosis and do you have an abnormal gait that could potentially and over time put undue strain on the corresponding hip ? Have you had the hip pain evaluated ?Thus it is difficult to provide you with a meaningful answer without knowing answers to the above questions. Be well. ...Read more
What's the best brand mattress for someone who suffers from a bad back and is a side sleeper? I have scoliosis and hip pain.
Whichever helps: There is no "magic" mattress. The best one is the one that makes you feel the best. This is essentially a matter of opinion. ...Read more
No: No. You should have your orthotist adjust the brace to nake sure it is not a fitting issue. ...Read more
Hip Pain: Hip pain in young active adults can be variable causes. Apophysitis or apophyseal injury are possible btw 18-22 year olds. Also labral changes, femoral acetabular impingement, avascular necrosis, synovitis, inflammatory arthritis, muscle strains, hernias, referred pain from pelvis or genitalia, infectious joint injury especially from sexually transmitted disease. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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