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Botox injections
Jan 9, 2004
... I was 2 months premi and weighed 2 pounds 8 ounces! All the muscles from my hips to my toes have been altered by surgery one way or another. Other than muscle soreness I really don't have a problem with pain or spasms. I did have leg cramps, mostly in my calves at night. ... (25 replies)
... I am 23 with cp and when I was nine I was registered with a orthopeadic consultant in reading, near from where I live, but from day 1 it has been false promises! ... (0 replies)
... ustration. There doesn't ever seem to be just one person who can oversee the whole picture for a child with CP. A lot of the responsibility falls to the parents, and we don't feel qualified to make some of these decisions. That being said, I strongly recommend your seeing a physiatrist. We took our son to Dr. ... (1 replies)

... I am thinking about taking my 4 year old boy there. He is seen by a developmental pediatrician once a year, sees a p.t., o.t., and speech therapist once a week. He was seen recently by a orthopedic surgeon, and the same day saw a neurologist. ... (1 replies)
Hip Surgery
Jan 13, 2008
... f 2007. It was only a few steps on his own. His walking started taking off when he was about 3 years 2 months old. He is now walking more but he is unstable, and his left leg turns in really bad. He has had botox 4 times, and he will be getting in about 6 weeks again maybe along with some serial casting. ... (4 replies)
Hip surgery
May 1, 2003
... My daughter is 6 years ol and is spastic quad CP. She is having the hamstrings, adductors and hips done next week. I can post afterward, maybe before you get surgery, you should try Botox. ... (10 replies)
... Hips......I had my adductors get so tight at one point that surgery to release them was mentioned. Fortunately, they settled down after awhile due to stretches and Pilates. But they act up, esp in the flexors. Now it is just a matter of finding heat and letting them settle. ... (31 replies)
... that needs maintenance forever and ever amen. ... (9 replies)
Pain and cp
Sep 6, 2005
... n adult life. Usually there is a neat network of folks you or your parents can turn to as a kid, but I found that after I turned 19 I was on my own. I've tried botox once for increased tone in the calf muscle but I wasn't particularly impressed with the results... ... (3 replies)
... Since that time, I've noticed my calf to be tightening more and more, extending behind the knee and into the hamstring. This is on the operative leg. ... (9 replies)
Hip Surgery
Jan 10, 2008
... Has anyone here or know someone who has had hip surgery due to CP? ... (4 replies)
... it does sound like your son is doing great, and will do great in the near future and beyond. Swimming is a great exercise and physical conditioner. I swam like a fish when I was young. After 11, both legs were straight by surgery. I had no trouble swimming then either. ... (19 replies)
Battling fatigue
Jul 21, 2003
... I told my doctor that I was burnt out and have hit a wall. Gee, it has been 3 yrs of all this plus the two or so that it took to find a doc that actually listened. ... (627 replies)
Pain and cp
Sep 1, 2005
... Hi my name is Fuchsia I am 23 and have spastic diplegic cerebral palsy. In the last few years I have been getting increasing pain in my shoulders, back, hips, knees, and feet. ... (0 replies)
Pain and cp
Sep 1, 2005
... Hi my name is Fuchsia I am 23 and have spastic diplegic cerebral palsy. In the last few years I have been getting increasing pain in my shoulders, back, hips, knees, and feet. ... (3 replies)
Pain and cp
Sep 1, 2005
... Hi my name is Fuchsia I am 23 and have spastic diplegic cerebral palsy. In the last few years I have been getting increasing pain in my shoulders, back, hips, knees, and feet. ... (0 replies)
Battling fatigue
Oct 21, 2003
... I went for a barium test today and had to drink the stuff. This is to see why I gag and wretch. Lately, the prilosec has NOT been working and my back and stomach hurt daily. I mean, even to touch! ... (627 replies)
Yonkersmom
Sep 11, 2008
... Hi I just read your reply in another post and I just wanted to say that my girl who's 28mths old is having her adductors done on the 22nd Sept, and I can understand your concern. ... (0 replies)
New here...
Sep 10, 2007
... My son is now 3 and he has CP diplegia. It is more like triplegia because his left arm is also involved and of course his legs. He is walking with a walker now, which took a year for him to use. ... (4 replies)
Battling fatigue
Apr 22, 2003
... I like my team of doctors and they have had great discussions with me. My foot ortho has really been a great support and has helped connect me with the right specialists. My endocrinologist is the same. Problem is, no one really knows what to make of certain things. ... (627 replies)




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