Physical Therapy

Summary

Individuals with Kabuki syndrome typically exhibit low tone, also known as hypotonia. A physiotherapist is able to evaluate and develop a long-term plan to aid in strengthening the muscles.

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Some Physical Therapy Perspectives on ‘Low Tone’and Kabuki Syndrome

Low tone, lax ligaments, sensory defensiveness....how do they affect the gross motor development of the child with Kabuki Syndrome?

Last Updated: Wednesday, June 1, 2011 - 12:13