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I have back pain that doesn't start till i get to my job and I've been sitting a while. I have had MRI and xrays shows mild scoliosis and arthritis.?

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Dr. Thomas Namey
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
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In brief: Leg length issue?

Compensatory scoliosis cauased by leg-length discrpancy will cause back pain on the side of the longer leg when sitting down.
Also, inflammation is worse when immobility. See someone in phyiscal medicine or rheumatology!

In brief: Leg length issue?

Compensatory scoliosis cauased by leg-length discrpancy will cause back pain on the side of the longer leg when sitting down.
Also, inflammation is worse when immobility. See someone in phyiscal medicine or rheumatology!
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