Childhood Movement Disorders

Childhood Movement Disorders Treatment in Kolhapur

Childhood movement disorder

Childhood movement disorder

Childhood movement disorders refer to conditions in which children experience difficulties in controlling their bodily movements. These children may exhibit involuntary movements or have trouble executing movements as they intend to. In essence, children with these disorders struggle to move in the precise manner they desire, and they may also experience involuntary or uncontrolled movements.


  • Genetic factors
  • Brain injury
  • Metabolic disorders
  • Inflammation
  • Infections
  • Autoimmune Conditions
  • Toxins & Medications


  • The childhood movement disorder can start at any age.
  • Some disorders occur soon after the birth.
  • Others start to show up in the late childhood or adolescence.
  • Early detection and intervention for childhood movement disorders can greatly improve a child's prognosis and quality of life.


  • Medical history
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging [MRI] & CT scans
  • Genetic testing
  • Metabolic testing
  • Blood tests
  • Physical examination.
  • Electroencephalogram [EEG]


  • Medications
  • Injections
  • Surgical interventions
  • Physical therapy
  • Behavioral therapy
  • Supportive care


  • Prognosis varies based on the disorder, its cause, and treatment timing.
  • Some may need ongoing management.
  • Symptoms can worsen or stabilize.
  • Overall health and treatment response affect prognosis.