Is there a cure for nonstructural scoliosis?

Diana Meeks
Diana Meeks on behalf of Sigma Nursing
Family Practitioner

Nonstructural scoliosis is caused by seemingly unrelated conditions. Typically these conditions include inflammatory conditions like appendicitis, muscle spasms, or a difference in the length of legs. Your doctor will attempt to treat these conditions to resolve the curve of the spine. Nonstructural scoliosis is typically temporary; once the condition causing the condition is treated, the curve usually resolves itself.

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