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Related to Osgood-Schlatter disease: osteochondritis dissecans, Perthes disease, Sinding-Larsen-Johansson syndrome
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She also suffers from Osgood-Schlatter disease, which is an inflammation of the bone or cartilage at the top of the shin.
She reports that many of her prolotherapy patients with signs of undiagnosed celiac disease also have/had growing pains, Perthes hips, Osgood-Schlatter disease, scoliosis, and uneven leg length.
The name may shock some athletes, coaches, and parents but Osgood-Schlatter disease is less serious than the name it is given.
But a case of Osgood-Schlatter disease - a painful knee condition - when he was 14 prevented him from running for a year and, following a disagreement with a coach, he turned his back on football as a 15-year-old.
He said: "At 14 I had Osgood-Schlatter disease in both knees.