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Knee pain in children

Posted by Brendan Hill G.S.R on Wednesday, August 6, 2014,


I have had a 14 and 15 year old male into the clinic in the last few weeks with knee pain that turned out to be Osgood-Schlatter disease. Disease makes it sound worse than it is. This condition that occurs in girls of about 10-12 yrs and boys of about 13-15 yrs, although these ages may vary. Osgood-Schlatter usually occurs in adolescents who are undergoing a growth spurt and are involved in a high level of physical activity, especially in sports involving running and jumping. The condition us...
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