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I have scoliosis & l5-s1, does that cause back pain radiating up to neck w/ numbness & tingling in legs & arms?

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In brief: Possible

It depends on severity, location, extent and associated defect of spinal cord or nerves.

In brief: Possible

It depends on severity, location, extent and associated defect of spinal cord or nerves.
Dr. Nalinaksha Joshi
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Dr. Alexandre De Moura
Orthopedic Surgery - Spine
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In brief: Yes and no

You need to be seen by an orthopaedic spine specialist.
The l5/s1 does not affect your arms but it can affect your legs. You will requires x-rays and mri's of your spine.

In brief: Yes and no

You need to be seen by an orthopaedic spine specialist.
The l5/s1 does not affect your arms but it can affect your legs. You will requires x-rays and mri's of your spine.
Dr. Alexandre De Moura
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