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Mild spina bifida getting worse. Could it be a circulation problem?

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Dr. George Klauber
Pediatrics - Urology

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Spina bifida & circulation problems r not related.
Problems associated with spina bifida are neurosurgical (back pain, nerve compression etc) orthopedic (gait, leg & foot broblems) or urologic (urinary incontince) & taken care of by specialists in those areas. Circulation problems r related to reduced blood flow to certain areas from spasm (raynaud's) kinked or compressed blood vessels & cause pain.

In brief: Please be specific

Spina bifida & circulation problems r not related.
Problems associated with spina bifida are neurosurgical (back pain, nerve compression etc) orthopedic (gait, leg & foot broblems) or urologic (urinary incontince) & taken care of by specialists in those areas. Circulation problems r related to reduced blood flow to certain areas from spasm (raynaud's) kinked or compressed blood vessels & cause pain.
Dr. George Klauber
Dr. George Klauber
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