Sunday, 6 September 2009

The causes of growing pains are unknown. They are not associated with growth spurts and some authors suggest that the term 'recurrent limb pain in childhood' be used instead.[2] Theories of causation include faulty posture, vascular perfusion disorder, tiredness, or psychological causes.[2] Some parents are able to associate episodes of pain with physical exercise or mood changes in the child.[1]

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