Posted by nicole crawford
on August 27, 2000 at 13:55:25:
In Reply to: cerabal palsey posted by susan folse on June 26, 2000 at 23:22:40:
: my granddaughter was a premeie, she has seen doctors and was said to have a muscle problem but not given a label, she is 1 year old and you can tell her mucsles
: is not like it chould be. she choaks very easily sits up for a while by herself very stiff legs was born feet first 5 weeks premmie. when she was born she was coming out feet first so had a section. her little mind is there but the muscles aren't. should we ask the doctor to give us a label. they said she could catch up when she makes 2. she also has upper respitory problem when she gets sick she has trouble coughing up. does not put things to her mouth. i had 3 children myself and i know she is not doeing nearly what she suppose to. we bring her to theropy which h helped. her legs are very stiff. but has loseing up since we work with her. she has seen a neroligist and a nerosurgen. has been in the hospital 3 times this year, also at 1 year old a total of 6 visits. I have a 6 yr. old that was born 3 months early and the docotors never told me what was wrong with her unitl she was 2. she has a nuerlist, allerist,bone speacialists. i found out for the bone bone speacialist she has ceberal palsey.