Scoliosis

About- Scoliosis is a sideways curvature of the spine that occurs most often during the growth spurt just before puberty. 
 
Symptoms-
 Uneven shoulders
 One shoulder blade that appears more prominent than the other
 Uneven waist
 Uneven hips
 A rotating spine
 Shortness of breath due to the reduced area in the chest for lungs to expand
 Back pain

Causes-
Exact causes are still not known. The probable causes are
 Hereditary factors
 Cerebral palsy
 Muscular dystrophy
 Birth defects such as spina bifida
 Spinal injuries or infections

Specialists to visit
 Orthopedic Surgeon

 Physiotherapist
 Pediatrician

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References
https://www.healthline.com
https://www.mayoclinic.org
https://en.wikipedia.org
https://www.medicinenet.com
https://www.webmd.com
https://www.medicalnewstoday.com

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