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Dr. Y. Vasavada
Dr. Y. Vasavada, Pediatrician
Category: Paediatrics
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Experience:  M.D.(ped) passed at first attempt, in practice continuously for last 37 years. Certi. in Comp
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Is a headache that resolves itself without painkillers

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Hi,Is a headache that resolves itself without painkillers within a short time normal for a 6 years old child? It only happened once.He also complained about right leg pain (cramping pains) on a separate day but that too happened once. I believe it is not a growing pain as it only affected one leg.I am actually not sure if he isn’t making these pains up to stay at home as he told about them to us while driving to school but true or not I just want to find o
Customer: replied 10 months ago.
I just want to find out if there is anything that needs to be done at this point?
Hi, cannot read full text of Q. Yes, headache resolving automatically is mostly harmless. No tests required in absence of neurologic signs. Good luck.
Customer: replied 10 months ago.
What kind of signs should I be observing for? muscle weakness, vision problems etc.?

Yes, one sided or both sided weakness, squint, vision or hearing impairment etc.

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Customer: replied 10 months ago.
Thanks Dr. Y. Vasavada