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Have you ever heard that a vertebral compression fracture has led to autoimmune disease or cancer?

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Dr. James Goodrich
Neurosurgery
3 doctors agree

In brief: Autoimmune

A compression fracture is due to trauma in most cases and is not related to cancer or an autoimmune disease.

In brief: Autoimmune

A compression fracture is due to trauma in most cases and is not related to cancer or an autoimmune disease.
Dr. James Goodrich
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Dr. Douglas Linville II
Although, meds used to treat these diseases, including steroids, will increase susceptibility to fractures.
Dr. Kevin Vaught
Neurosurgery
1 doctor agrees

In brief: No

I have never heard of that.

In brief: No

I have never heard of that.
Dr. Kevin Vaught
Dr. Kevin Vaught
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