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What is Scheuermann's kyphosis?

Scheuermann's kyphosis is an increased curve in the spine that can be viewed from the side.

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What is kyphosis (hunchback)?
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Kyphosis is a condition that causes a person to have a hunched back due to the spine becoming abnorm...
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Are there alternative treatments for kyphosis (hunchback)?
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Alternative treatments for kyphosis include physical therapy and performing various exercises to mak...
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Can kyphosis (hunchback) be prevented?
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Preventing kyphosis is not possible. However, people who treat or prevent themselves from developing...
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How is kyphosis (hunchback) diagnosed?
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In some cases, your doctor may be able to diagnose kyphosis by viewing the spine when you bend forwa...
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