Scoliosis in Children
- Q Do children grow out of scoliosis?
Unfortunately, children do not grow out of scoliosis, but it is a very treatable condition. However, if left untreated, scoliosis in a child can lead to life-long deformity and arthritis. It is important to seek treatment from a doctor if you suspect... Full Answer
- Q How does structural scoliosis affect children differently than adults?
Structural scoliosis typically occurs in children who are still growing, especially before entering puberty. Most cases of structural scoliosis in adults were actually present in the patient's childhood, but not diagnosed until adulthood. However,... Full Answer