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How do other illnesses affect nonstructural scoliosis?

Actually, nonstructural scoliosis is caused by other illnesses and conditions. Nonstructural scoliosis is caused by inflammatory diseases like appendicitis, or muscle spasms or other body abnormalities. Your doctor will try to determine if your nonstructural scoliosis is being caused by one of these conditions so that it may be treated.

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