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Back Pain in Children

Find out what may be causing back pain in a child or teen. Find out what may be causing back pain in a child or teen.

Back Pain in Children (5 min)

Find out what may be causing your child or teen's back pain (for ages birth to 18 years). This consultation covers pain from past injuries, pain from repetitive overuse and sciatic pain (pain that starts near the hip and spreads into the buttocks or leg area). It does not cover neck pain or back pain caused by a recent injury.

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