What Is It/

How Is It Recognized/

Is Massage indicated

Condition Name

What Are They?

How Are They Recognized?

or Contraindicated?

Cerebral Palsy*

Cerebral palsy (CP is a gen-

Symptoms of CP depend on what

Massage is indicated for CP as

 

eral term for a group of

part of the brain is affected. They

long as sensation is present.

 

signs and symptoms of

can include variable amounts of

 

 

central nervous system

motor dysfunction and/or mental

 

 

damage that occurs prena-

retardation.

 

 

tally or in early infancy.

 

 

 

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