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Hello, my 8 year old daughter has been experiencing frequent headaches then vomiting. She also has frequent leg pain which we thought were just "growing pains" .
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Greetings,
Thank you for your question.
I am Dr. Su S. and I will try my best to help you.
I am very sorry for her problem.
She is likely having growing pain in legs as you suspected.
But headache with vomiting is likely due to a different cause.
Migraine can cause it.
There may be more serious issues like growth/ tumor.
Migraine is a common cause.
However, I would advise to get an examination by her doctor.
I hope this information will be helpful.
If you have any query, please feel free to ask.
If you are happy with my answer please click on the Excellent/Good rating.
Wish her healthy life.
Regards.

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