How is cerebral palsy (CP) diagnosed?
The diagnosis of cerebral palsy can be complex and sometimes it can take many repeat visits with health specialists. A child's movement and development are assessed. Tests such as MRI, ultrasounds and CT scans may be done to assess brain and muscle function.
Author: Kellie Heywood
First answered: 20 Oct 2014
Last reviewed: 19 May 2018
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