Cerebral Palsy (cont.)
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When to Seek Medical Care
If a child was born prematurely, had a low birth weight, or was subject to certain complications of pregnancy, labor, or delivery, he or she will be monitored carefully over time for signs of CP. Any of the following warrant a visit to the child's health care professional:
These are only some of the most obvious examples of problems that may signal CP. A parent should speak to the child's health care professional about any problems that suggest a lack of control of muscles or movements.
Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 3/17/2015
Norberto Alvarez, MD
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