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Old 07-05-2009, 04:05 PM   #1
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what's the best way...

to tell if DDD is genetic?

 
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Re: what's the best way...

DDD occurs in everyone - to some degree. At some point, as we age, all people have some degree of degenerative disc disease -it's a natural part of aging. For some people they will never have symptoms of this - all depends on which way the degeneration occurs, if nerves end up impinged, etc.
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