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My 3 year old moans of pain in her legs for more than 3 weeks now. is it normal for growth pain to go on this long?

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Dr. Oscar Novick
Pediatrics 60 years experience
Leg pain: Her shoes may be ill fitting.Take her to a children's shoe store to make sure she is fitted properly
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