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Question: Has anyone heard of viral arthritis.My 4 yr old has it in his hip.Doctor said it can happen after colds & flu. He's had a sore thigh for nearly 2 weeks went to doc today and she prescibed nurofen. She said she's had 5 cases in the last few weeks. I've never heard of it. Apparantly it can also lead to infection. She said symptoms last 2-3 weeks. Anybody elses child every had this. Thanks.

Answer: My second child had some thing the same she woke up one morning and could barely walk the doctors took xrays and found she had a flu that had caused soreness in her hip and it came right with in a week or so i had never heard of this kind of thing before then as well

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