About Us  |  Contact Us  |  Español
Care New England
Care New England
    Health Library
    Find A Doctor
Search by Last Name
Search by Specialty
Search by CNE Affiliation*
Search by Keyword
Limit Search Results By

by Diana Kohnle

Health Tip: Worried About a Child's Back Pain?

Signs the child should see a doctor
(HealthDay News) -- Back pain in children can be a warning sign of a more serious medical condition.
The American Association of Orthopaedic Surgeons mentions these serious warning signs of back pain in children:
Losing weight or having a fever. Feeling weak or numb. Having difficulty walking. Feeling pain extending down both legs. Having trouble with the bowels or bladder. Having pain that interrupts sleep.
Care New England
Care New England
© 2011 Site Index | Disclaimer | Legal Notices | Talks Your Health