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A 35-year-old male asked about a male:

My 15 months son is diagnosed with spasticity hemiparesis due to prematurity.now when we hold his hands he started to move his legs to do steps.due to spasticity in his calf muscle and his curling toes do u advice afo and which type?

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Dr. George Yanik
Ophthalmology 33 years experience
he needs physical therapy and to start as soon as possible please talk to your pediatrician

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