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Changes in spine with age


Changes in spine with age
The spine weakens with age, becoming more curved and more fragile.


Review Date: 1/4/2010
Reviewed By: A.D.A.M. Editorial Team: David Zieve, MD, MHA, Greg Juhn, MTPW, David R. Eltz. Previously reviewed by Ari S. Eckman, MD, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD. Review provided by VeriMed Healthcare Network (11/23/2009).

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