Symptoms of Scoliosis
|A Woman With Scoliosis|
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- Uneven shoulder blades
- Uneven hip bones
- Prominent shoulder blades or ribs on one side
- Uneven waist
- Appearance of leaning to one side
- Muscle fatigue after sitting for a long time
- Back pain
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons website. Available at: http://www.aaos.org .
Campbell’s Operative Orthopaedics . 10th ed. Mosby; 2003.
National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases website. Available at: http://www.niams.nih.gov .
Scoliosis Research Society website. Available at: http://www.srs.org .
- Reviewer: Kari Kassir, MD
- Review Date: 09/2012 -
- Update Date: 09/28/2012 -
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