HIGH NOON: Health & Sports (4-21-21)

Young athletes occasionally deal with knee pain characterized generally as apophysitis–more specifically, conditions known as Osgood-Schlatter Disease and Sinding-Larsen-Johansson Syndrome. Dr. Mark Carlson provided details on the difference between these conditions and underlying causes in “Health & Sports” on High Noon.

Osgood-Schlatter Resources

KidsHealth.org

American Medical Society for Sports Medicine (PDF)

Sinding-Larsen-Johansson Resources

KidsHealth.org

SportsMedToday.com