Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Infant Hypotonia Treatment

Treatment of floppy infant syndrome is based on the underlying cause. Therapy often includes physical therapy, muscle strengthening, and sensory stimulation programs.

Infant Hypotonia Specialist

Physicians from the following specialties evaluate and treat floppy infant syndrome:

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Last Updated: Jan 15, 2009 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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PubMed Infant Hypotonia References
  1. Prasad AN, Prasad C. The floppy infant: contribution of genetic and metabolic disorders. Brain Dev. 2003 Oct;25(7):457-76. [1312958]
  2. Premasiri MK, Lee YS. The myopathology of floppy and hypotonic infants in Singapore. Pathology. 2003 Oct;35(5):409-13. [14555385]
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