Selective Dorsal Rhizotomy
What To Think About
Complications after SDR are rare. Children need to have physical therapy for up to 1 year after this surgery.
More study is needed to know the long-term effects of SDR on the function and condition of the bones and joints.
|By:||Reference Healthwise Staff||Last Revised: September 20, 2012|
|Medical Review:||Reference Susan C. Kim, MD - Pediatrics
Reference Louis Pellegrino, MD - Developmental Pediatrics