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How would i know if I have the postural kyphosis or the scheuermann's disease? If my degree is 55 and i'm 20 which one do I have ?

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Dr. Jimmy Bowen
Physical & Rehabilitation Medicine
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In brief: Kyphosis

X-rays would help to determine if there are schmorl's nodes present or other abnormalities such as wedging of vertebrae.
A normal x-ray is compelling for postural kyphosis.

In brief: Kyphosis

X-rays would help to determine if there are schmorl's nodes present or other abnormalities such as wedging of vertebrae.
A normal x-ray is compelling for postural kyphosis.
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