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My daughter is 5 yrs. Old and her legs hurt a lot and sometimes even wakes her up at night. ?
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Dr. Jay Park
Pediatrics
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In brief: Growing pain
Growing pain affects children 3-10 years old, typically causing pain at night with no residual effects on daytime.
Joint swelling or limping indicates otherwise.

In brief: Growing pain
Growing pain affects children 3-10 years old, typically causing pain at night with no residual effects on daytime.
Joint swelling or limping indicates otherwise.
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