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Dr. Mark Diamond
46 years experience Pediatrics
Pediatrician: Your pediatrician should be able to begin proper evaluation. The specialist would be a neurologist.
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Dr. Holly Maes
36 years experience Pediatrics
Many types: There are many different types of muscular dystrophy, some of which do not show symptoms until even adulthood. If you have concerns about your child' ... Read More
A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin Daus
37 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Exercise: Exercise is the best.
Dr. Edward Smith
54 years experience Neurosurgery
Exercise: Unless you have a muscle disease or motor neuron disease, both of which are much, much rarer than the epidemic proportion of physical deconditioning, ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brandon Macy
41 years experience Podiatry
Reflexology is: A glorified foot massage in targeted areas. Low muscle tone shouldn't get in the way.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Cassandra Lee
20 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Depends: Unless you have an underlying neurologic disorder, you do not have hypotonia.
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin Windisch
25 years experience Pediatrics
Maybe: Low muscle tone in a newborn can be cused by hundreds of things, some of which are permenant and some of which are temporary.
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Dr. Howard Gurr
40 years experience Clinical Psychology
Low muscle tone: I can't stress how important it is not to listen to everyone's opinions about your baby. Three month olds do not have great muscle tone. In addition, ... Read More
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Dr. Chioma Lazz
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See a neurologist: It is very important that your child be properly diagnosed first. Ask for referral to see a pediatric neurologist.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Chevies Newman
22 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Hard to say: Is this part of a condition? Can u excercise? If you have recurrent pain issues coming from the body an snri would help, like cymblata 30mg but unsure ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Washburn
20 years experience Family Medicine
Not uncommon: Muscle tone is an important indicator of a baby's development. It can suggest some developmental problems if the tone is low (or floppy). But, it's ... Read More
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