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Musculoskeletal Problems in Other Chronic Conditions

Many conditions may involve musculoskeletal features.

Many acute and chronic conditions in paediatrics involve joint, muscle or bone pain. We include some examples below to make the point that clinical assessment of the musculoskeletal system should be done.



  • Cystic Fibrosis


Renal disease 


Metabolic / Endocrine 


  • Immunodeficiency 


  • Sickle cell anaemia 
  • Haemophilia 

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