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Do guys with arthrogryposis normally have a shorter lifespan?

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Dr. Michael Bolesta
Orthopedic Surgery

In brief: Depends

The severity of the problem varies.
Most have normal lifespans, but it there is severe thoracic scoliosis restricting lung function, life expectancy could be reduced.

In brief: Depends

The severity of the problem varies.
Most have normal lifespans, but it there is severe thoracic scoliosis restricting lung function, life expectancy could be reduced.
Dr. Michael Bolesta
Dr. Michael Bolesta
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