A female asked:
Grandbaby has spinal bifida intrauterine.Sono shows. Only movement. Of. Shoulders. Elbows. Knees.Is this conclusive of lower extremity paralysis?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Umbereen Nehal answered
20 years experience in Pediatrics
Function testing: In this case, it sounds like you're describing a suggestive but not conclusive finding. Generally, imaging is not conclusive regarding paralysis, that is determined by functional testing through a physical exam or testing of the nerves. I wish your family all the best.
Answered on Jul 3, 2013
90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:
People also searched for:
Connect by text or video with a U.S. board-certified doctor now — wait time is less than 1 minute!