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A 38-year-old female asked:

My infant always crosses her legs tightly. it looks like something is bothering her and making her do this as she stops whatever she was doing even playing and do this for a few minutes then releases them. she has always done this since younger. ?

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Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
Pediatric Allergy and Asthma 37 years experience
Passive stretches: Consider physical therapy and passive stretches while discussing the possible causes of increased tone. A Pediatric Neurology evaluation may be helpful. Were there any problems during pregnancy, labor or delivery?
Last updated Mar 21, 2020

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