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5 year old is suffering from arm and leg pain and headaches

Hi my 5 year old daughter complains of arm and leg pains. She also complains about headaches. Should i be worried. I had growing pains when i was young.
Tue, 17 May 2011
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  User's Response
welcome to the healthcare magic,yes the regular pains in young ones are called growing pains,but headache is a concern if its regular,you need to visit opthalmologist if needed.
Pediatrician Dr. Suryakanta Baraha's  Response
do some blood tests like peripheral smear, hb%.
it may be due to anemia.consult a physician for it.
headache has many may be due to some refractory error.u can also consult a opthalamologist for it. take care
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