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Diagnosed with scoliosis. Will I be able to work in future?

i got a job offer in saudi -- i go through gamca medical exma in india-- doctor say me u have a mild scoliosis-- first he say me tomorrow i will say u whether u fit or infit-- im going on salesman job-- so went to doctor next day for report-- i talk her i say dis is postural etc--he say in saudi also u will get medical exam i have to think twice here-- etc he gvn report to me FIT--

Sir plz say me whether scoliosis is infit case in saudi for salesman job plz reply me ssoon
Wed, 22 May 2013
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Thank you for posting your query.
Mild scoliosis should not be of any concern and you would be fit for the job of salesman.
However, in severe cases of scoliosis, it may affect your walking and standing and hinder in your job.
You may meet an orthopedic surgeon for a definite opinion.
Please get back if you require any additional information.

Best wishes,

Dr Sudhir Kumar MD (Internal Medicine), DM (Neurology)
Senior Consultant Neurologist
Apollo Hospitals, Hyderabad,
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