Scheuermann's disease

What is Scheuermann's disease?

It is a Skeletal disorder of children where the outside cure of the upper thoracic spine (kyphosis) is increased leading to what is commonly called a "Hunch" back. If severe it may lead to deformity and growth difficulties.

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I am a 27 year old female. I was diagnosed with scheuermann's disease at the age of 19. Recently I have been suffering from increased joint pain,...

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Hi XXXXXXX

Thanks for the query.

The present complaint seems to have nothing to do with scheuermann's disease. As you know scheuermann's disease...

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hi. i suffer from constant and limiting back pain. i have been diagnosed with degenerative disc disease, syringomyelia, schmorels nodes, slight...

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Scheuermann's disease is a malformation of the backbones, commonly of the thoracic spine of the mid back. You should pursue a rigorous course of...

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I have scheuermann's disease - thoracic kyphosis, lumbar lordosis, lumbar pain and thoracic mechanical back pain.

I had an MRI and it says...

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Brief Answer:
Your MRI report describes the features of scheuermann's disease as below

Detailed Answer:
Hi XXXXXXX james33,
Thanks for writing in...

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