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Is Spongylitis of the spine genetic? My mum suffers from it and I'm constantly suffering with lower back pain and neck pain. Its soo tender! Ideas?

Potentially. There are some forms of " spondylitis" that are felt to be auto immune and probably have a genetic basis to them, ankylosing spindylitis being one example. If you haven't seen one, consider being seen by a rheumatologist to look for your underlying cause of your problem. Read more...