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My 6 years old son complained about crampy leg pain (right

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Hi,My 6 years old son complained about crampy leg pain (right leg only) while walking to school. It didn’t last long and happened only once. What might be the possible reasons?

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Has there been any swelling in the leg?

Since how long he is experiencing this pain?

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Customer: replied 3 months ago.
No. I didn’t notice any swelling.
Customer: replied 3 months ago.
The pain only happened once.

Thanks for the information

If it happened just once then it could be a muscle sprain

Children are prone to get these as they are usually more active in various sporting activities

You can give her Ibuprofen suspension for pain relief

If the problem continues then see your doctor for an examination of the leg to assess whether he require any investigations or not

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Customer: replied 3 months ago.
Thank you Dr. Ehtisham