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Is it dangerous to have levoscoliosis of the thoracic spine?

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05/21/2009

It can be dangerous to have a levoscoliosis. They are considered more dangerous than a dextro curve due to their possible involvement with te heart. The heart lies more on the left side of your thoracic cavity and thus a left curve causes more of a complication.