How To Care For Spina Bifida?

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You can get tested before giving birth to see if your child/children will have spina bifida. In this way, you can get prepared as early as possible. Spina bifida treatment depends on the various severity of the conditions. Some types of spina bifida requires treatment, including:
  • Surgery before birth
  • Cesarean birth
  • Surgery after birth
  • Complications:  1. Walking and mobility aids.
                                      2. Bowel and bladder management.                                       3. Surgery for hydrocephalus.                                       4. Treatment and management of other complications.
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