Cerebral Palsy (cont.)
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When To Call a Doctor
Call a doctor immediately if:
If you have a child diagnosed with CP, call your doctor if your child has:
Watchful waiting is not appropriate if your child has been diagnosed with cerebral palsy and develops complications. See your child's doctor.
If you have cerebral palsy and you are pregnant, talk with a doctor about how CP can affect your pregnancy and delivery.
Who To See
Health professionals who can diagnose and treat people with cerebral palsy include:
Other specialists who may be involved in the care of people with CP include:
Other health professionals who may be involved in the care of people with CP include:
Some health care clinics specialize in treating children with CP. Call your local health department for the nearest clinic in your area.
To prepare for your appointment, see the topic Making the Most of Your Appointment.
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