- About abbiesmother
- mu to Abbie aged 7 years. she was born with lymphangioma and the scoliosis is a result of the positi
- dance, cheerleading and all things pink and sparkly.
- volunteer at a childrens centre.
- Scoliosis History
A few fields to allow you to share some of your scoliosis history if you want to.
- What type of spinal curvature?
- Diagnosis Details
- Abbie's curve is at 74 degrees at present and we are hoping to put off surgery until she is ten.
- What curve pattern?
- Single cervico-thoracic
- Had surgery?
- No surgery
- Surgery Details
- Abbie has had 13 operative procedures for the Lymphangioma and had a peg feed tube and tracheostomy but has had no surgery for scoliosis.
- Worn a brace?
- TLSO brace (eg Boston brace), Other
- Bracing Details
- total contact jacket since three years old and tried a boston but it just bruised her.
- Been cast?
- Serial casting for infantile/juvenile scoliosis
- Casting Details
- Abbie hates the cast but wears it all through the school day with the plan to extend that up to night time too.