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Managing Osgood-Schlatter's Disease

Managing Osgood-Schlatter’s Disease

Diagnosis Of Osgood-Schlatter’s Disease Osgood-Schlatter’s disease is mainly diagnosed by clinical presentation, meaning the presenting symptoms and physical examination of the child are usually enough to hone in on an accurate diagnosis, without the need for any radiological investigations. However, in saying that the use of additional tests, such as an x-ray, ultrasound scan, or… Read More >

Osgood Schlatter’s Disease: Not Really A Disease

Osgood Schlatter’s Disease Is Not Really A Disease

What Is Osgood Schlatter’s Disease? Osgood Schlatter’s Disease, frequently referred to just as Osgood Schlatter’s, is a common cause of knee pain in growing adolescents. The basic anatomy of the area is that at the front of your thigh your quadriceps muscles attach to the shin bone, just below the knee cap via a thick… Read More >