2 doctors weighed in:

What are symptoms of a child with mild cerebral palsy?

2 doctors weighed in
Dr. William Singer
Pediatrics - Neurology

In brief: Clumsiness and stiff

Cerebral palsy is a neurologic disorder related to damage to the motor system of the brain.
the most common symptoms are stiffness of muscles, tightness of joints and clumsiness.

In brief: Clumsiness and stiff

Cerebral palsy is a neurologic disorder related to damage to the motor system of the brain.
the most common symptoms are stiffness of muscles, tightness of joints and clumsiness.
Dr. William Singer
Dr. William Singer
Thank
Dr. Hank Chambers
Pediatrics - Sports Medicine

In brief: Balance, weakness

A child with mild cerebral palsy may just have some problems with balance when walking.
They might have some problems with fine motor skills like picking up objects. There may even be subtle vision and speech problems. Some children have some behavioral problems as well.

In brief: Balance, weakness

A child with mild cerebral palsy may just have some problems with balance when walking.
They might have some problems with fine motor skills like picking up objects. There may even be subtle vision and speech problems. Some children have some behavioral problems as well.
Dr. Hank Chambers
Dr. Hank Chambers
Thank
Read more answers from doctors