joeweisz asks:

7yo has weak / painful legs after having cold / cough

My 7yo had temperature, stuffed nose and cough for a few days. shortly after and he is now complaining of weak / painful to touch legs / thighs.

any clue if these 2 things are connected?
In Topics: Physical Health
> 60 days ago



Wayne Yankus
Mar 22, 2012
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What the Expert Says:

There is a disease called mycoplasma which is the germ of walking pneumonia which occasionally gives hives or leg pains.  Check with your pediatrician about this to be sure.

Wayne Yankus, MD, FAAP
expert panelist: pediatrics

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