When to Seek Help

Sever's Disease

When to Seek Further Advice:

Speak to a healthcare professional as soon as possible if:

  • There has been significant trauma.
  • The ankle is misshapen/swollen.
  • The calf is hot, swollen and tender.
  • Your child has difficulty putting weight on their leg (limping).
  • The pain is worsening/constant/ disturbing their sleep.
  • Your child has had recent significant weight loss.
  • There is stiffness first thing in the morning.
  • Your child is feeling generally unwell.

If you are worried about any of the above please contact a Healthcare Professional as soon as possible.