Low muscle tone or hypotonia

Lack of adequate tension in the resting muscle, often resulting in muscles that seem loose or floppy. Children with low muscle tone may present with poor posture, rapid fatigue, delayed motor skills, muscle weakness, and/or coordination problems.

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