What Are Spina Bifida Stages?

Q:
What are spina bifida stages?

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Spina bifida is not a progressive condition and does not worsen as an individual ages. However, the health issues tend to vary with age.

The stages of development for a child with spina bifida can be broken down into age groups beginning with birth and continuing into adulthood. Just as all children learn to walk and talk, so do children with spina bifida. Thus, some physical and emotional developmental areas overlap and blend and there is no measuring stick for developmental success.

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