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Back of neck bone sticking out

CodyTC21CCodyTC21 Posts: 3
edited 07/25/2015 - 9:53 AM in Scoliosis
I have this bone sticking out of the back of my neck. And I think it's the C7 it sticks out even when I try to stand up straight. I'm a 5'7" male not far but a little chubby. Would being skinnier help? It's kind of fat. I'm pretty sure it's my spine not a buffalo hump. But what can I do about it because I'm really self conscious about it. What can I do about it



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  • LizLiz Posts: 7,832
    edited 07/25/2015 - 9:54 AM
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  • Thank you liz, but can anyone answer my question?
  • LizLiz Posts: 7,832
    No, there is nobody medically qualified you need to see a doctor if you are worried.

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  • I've seen it on here before
  • LizLiz Posts: 7,832
    What have you seen?
    Nobody is permitted to diagnose a medical problem, only a qualified medical professional can

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    Lumber decompression surgery S1 L5-L3[1996]
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