When is inpatient care indicated in the treatment of Scheuermann disease (juvenile kyphosis)?

Updated: Sep 08, 2020
  • Author: Jozef E Nowak, MD; Chief Editor: Stephen Kishner, MD, MHA  more...
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  • For rare cases of Scheuermann's disease that require surgical intervention, the patient typically is hospitalized for a recovery time following the operation. Inpatient care focuses on pain control, mobility training, and patient education.


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