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37 year old has scoliosis, lumbar lordosis and curved spine, and was born with hip dysplasia. Had several surgeries. Now has joint and back pain walkin?

37 year old has scoliosis, lumbar lordosis and curved spine, and was born with hip dysplasia. Had several surgeries. Now has joint and back pain walkin?

Joint/Back pain: You have a difficult problem because of your history. You should seek the advice of a qualified physiatrist who specializes in spine care. Preferentially they should work in the same practice as a spine surgeon so you can get both opinions. ...Read more

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Dr. Qamar Khan
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Lumbar Lordosis (Definition)

Of the spine seen. From the side in terms of the natural sway of the lower back as well as in the neck. It is in the opposite direction of the roundness or kyphosis of the chest region or thoracic spine with the head balanced over the hips with these curves compensating each other to allow ...Read more


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What is the treatment for '' straightening of lumbar lordosis '' and '' straightening of cervical spine ''?

No treatment needed: This often a variant of spinal shape that can be seen on radiographs when somebody is lying down on a flat table. Unless ther is severe pain no treatment is needed. If it is associated with a muscle spasm, pt can help. ...Read more

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What does loss of lumbar lordosis mean? And what is the best treatment? What should I avoid? Can I excercise or go for morning walks?

What does loss of lumbar lordosis mean? And what is the best treatment? What should I avoid? Can I excercise or go for morning walks?

See below: A loss of lumbar lordosis means that the natural curvature of the lumbar spine straightens out. This can be seen with arthritis of the spine as well as tightening of the muscles in the lumbar area. Some people have less lordosis than others so it is not always a problem. Talk to your doctor about it. ...Read more

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My mother have been diagnosed with osteoporosis, loss of lumbar lordosis and early degenerative changes in lumbar spine. What are the treatments?

My mother have been diagnosed with osteoporosis, loss of lumbar lordosis and early degenerative changes in lumbar spine. What are the treatments?

Physical therapy: Depending on the bone density scan, she may need treatment with calcium, vitamin D, a bisphosphonate like alendronate to stabilize her bone density. Physical therapy and daily exercise with weights are recommended. Discuss with your doctor. For pain, OTC Meds like alive and ibuprofen are helpful. She should also address any risk factors for falls as there is a greater risk of hip or back fracture. ...Read more

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Can falling cause lumbar lordosis?

Normal: Lumbar lordosis simply means the normal backward curve of the low back. It is not an injury. ...Read more

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Feel like I may have some lumbar lordosis would like to get thoughts judging from picture?

Feel like I may have some lumbar lordosis would like to get thoughts judging from picture?

Lumbar lordosis-: -is a normal finding, but varies from person to person. Best 2 see an orthopedic surgeon if you have symptoms ...Read more

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What is spine surgery to correct lumbar lordosis?

Swayback: There is a normal amount of lordosis in the lumbar spine, which is approximately 55 degrees. When you have a lordosis significantly more than this, it is called hyperlordosis, which is a way to say "swayback". A spinal surgery to correct this would be known as a spinal reconstruction surgery because it is an attempt to reconstruct the normal alignment of the spine. Thanks. ...Read more

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How can I address lumbar lordosis?

How can I address lumbar lordosis?

Lordosis is normal: Some degree of lumbar lordosis is normal. Excessive lumbar lordosis can be the result of anterior pelvic tilt which can be due to tight hamstrings. "lordosing" sports such as line in football and gymnastics can be associated with spondylolysis and spondylilithesis. ...Read more

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How can I fix excessive lumbar lordosis?

How can I fix excessive lumbar lordosis?

Two main things: First, if you are carrying extra abdominal weight, loose that. Second, core strengthening is one of the most important things to correct posture and strengthening supporting architecture. Beyond those two things, postural correction is important as well, but that tends to go in line with core strengthening. ...Read more

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Can an accident cause loss of lumbar lordosis?

Muscle spasm: The most common reason you will hear the term. ...Read more

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Loss of normal lumbar lordosis can be cured by medicine?

Lumbar lordosis: Straightening of the spine is not cured by medicine unless it is due to spasms which is uncommon. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: lumbar lordosis?

This is the curve: Of the spine seen. From the side in terms of the natural sway of the lower back as well as in the neck. It is in the opposite direction of the roundness or kyphosis of the chest region or thoracic spine with the head balanced over the hips with these curves compensating each other to allow this perfect balancing act. ...Read more

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What does straightening of the normal lumbar lordosis mean?

Less back curve: The normall backward curve of your low back is straighter than usual it generally believed to be a sign of muscular spasm barring other pathologic conditions, it is a nonspecific incidental xray finding this shape can be found in the asymptomatic and the symptomatic. ...Read more

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So is it a concerning thing if there is straightening of my normal lumbar lordosis?

So is it a concerning thing if there is straightening of my normal lumbar lordosis?

Not necessarily: Straightening of the lumbar curve can occur if your xrays are done lying down so you need to consider how they were done.
Straightening may be temporary from muscle spasm.
If there is concern about "sagittal imbalance" or other structural abnormality of the spine, you would have to get standard scoliosis series to look at all segments of the spine while standing. ...Read more

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How can I fix my straight lumbar lordosis?

How can I fix my straight lumbar lordosis?

Ur Normal: Lumbar spine always normally has a lordosis (the type of curve your spine has). Nothing you can do about it. However if your spine is straight without a lordosis, you need to work on core exercises and yoga positions that allow you to improve the natural curve you need. ...Read more

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How can I get pain relief from exaggerated lumbar lordosis?

How can I get pain relief from exaggerated lumbar lordosis?

Posture: Work on your posture particularly your pelvis, consider consulting a physical therapist. ...Read more

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Is there any medicine for lumbar lordosis? Is this same with cancer?

Medicines: Excessive lumbar lordosis is treated by physical therapy most commonly. Each type of cancer is treated differently. For some the treatment is medicines, for others surgery or radiation. A combination of those three is used for others. ...Read more

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Lordosis (Definition)

Of the spine seen. From the side in terms of the natural sway of the lower back as well as in the neck. It is in the opposite direction of the roundness or kyphosis of the chest region or thoracic spine with the head balanced over the hips with these curves compensating each other to allow ...Read more


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Lumbar (Definition)

Refers to something related to the area about the lower part of the ...Read more