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What's a simple, cheap treatment for my osgood schlatter disease?
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Osgood schlatter will resolve on its own.
You can take Ibuprofen or Acetaminophen for the pain, and apply ice after activities that cause pain.

In brief: None
Osgood schlatter will resolve on its own.
You can take Ibuprofen or Acetaminophen for the pain, and apply ice after activities that cause pain.
Dr. Anthony LaBarbera
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Dr. Peter Ihle
Orthopedic Surgery
In brief: Avoidence
Avoiding the offending activity, ice after use, tylenol (acetaminophen).
Some times young adults13-14 have @ take a vacation from competetive sports 2-4 mos @ allow it to quiet down. Avoid loading the knee as in jumping, running esp inclines & declines more so. It is self limiting and stops when growth plates close. Pain goes away lump @ tib yubercal stays as a reminder oo what you had.

In brief: Avoidence
Avoiding the offending activity, ice after use, tylenol (acetaminophen).
Some times young adults13-14 have @ take a vacation from competetive sports 2-4 mos @ allow it to quiet down. Avoid loading the knee as in jumping, running esp inclines & declines more so. It is self limiting and stops when growth plates close. Pain goes away lump @ tib yubercal stays as a reminder oo what you had.
Dr. Peter Ihle
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