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-




tally or in early infancy.




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