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Severe leg pain at nights

Hi All, My child is 5 years old. Everything is fine. But sometimes in night he suffers from severe leg pain all of the sudden. I don't know what's wrong. We had consulted with 2-3 General Physicians. But nothing worked out. They told us that their might be some calcium deficiency. Looking for suggestions. Thanks
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Dr. Sandip Gupta Delhi | Orthopedic Surgeon
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usually children in growing age group may have growth pains usually in evening or night and around knee or ankle joint. u can use paracetamol syp on sos basis or tie a cloth around the painful joint. rule out rickets.
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