Who gets Osgood-Schlatter disease?
Osgood-Schlatter disease generally occurs in children aged 9-14 years. It is most common at the time of the growth spurt associated with puberty. Once the bones stop growing in the mid-teens, Osgood-Schlatter disease can no longer develop.
Author: Idan Ben-Barak
First answered: 14 Jul 2015
Last reviewed: 17 Oct 2018
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