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Re: low muscle tone
Posted by Di-Ann on 7/10/2010, 8:34 pm, in reply to "low muscle tone"
: hi,i was checking to see if anyone's child
: with pierre robin has any low muscle tone
: issues. my son is 5wks old & has a mild
: case of pierre robin & when he was
: having a follow up visit with his feeding
: specialist she noticed that he had a
: slightly low muscle tone in his neck and
: torso. he is able to move his head side to
: side and lift it up when lying on his
: stomach,but his neck tends to flop forward
: if not supported and his neck has to be
: supported to be held up. he just started
: going to physical therapy to help strengthen
: him up, i am just hoping that there is not
: some other underlying problem. i had an
: amnio,FISH test,cgh array,fragile x &
: sma tests done while i was pregnant &
: all came back negative. has anyone else's
: child has this issue with the muscle tone?
Absolutley!My son had torticullus on his left side I went to every therapy recommended.He will be 12 in Aug. and still has this very slight.Get all the therapy you can.
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