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What are growing pains exactly?

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Dr. Kyon Hood
Pediatrics
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A helpful link with good overview of growing pains: http://kidshealth.
org/parent/general/aches/growing_pains.html#

In brief: Helpful link

A helpful link with good overview of growing pains: http://kidshealth.
org/parent/general/aches/growing_pains.html#
Dr. Kyon Hood
Dr. Kyon Hood
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Dr. Jay Park
Pediatrics

In brief: See below

Growing pain refers to limb pain of unknown etiology, affecting children aged 3 to 10.
Child typically complains pain over legs only at night. Limb pain extending to following day or associated with limping or joint swelling certainly requires proper medical attention.

In brief: See below

Growing pain refers to limb pain of unknown etiology, affecting children aged 3 to 10.
Child typically complains pain over legs only at night. Limb pain extending to following day or associated with limping or joint swelling certainly requires proper medical attention.
Dr. Jay Park
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