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Cerebral Palsy

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Synonyms of Cerebral Palsy

  • Cerebral Diplegia
  • CP
  • Infantile Cerebral Paralysis
  • Little Disease
  • Palsy

Disorder Subdivisions

  • Ataxia Cerebral Palsy
  • Athetoid Cerebral Palsy
  • Congenital Cerebral Palsy
  • Diplegia of Cerebral Palsy
  • Hemiparesis of Cerebral Palsy
  • Hemiplegia of Cerebral Palsy
  • Postnatal Cerebral Palsy
  • Quadriparesis of Cerebral Palsy
  • Quadriplegia of Cerebral Palsy
  • Spastic Cerebral Palsy

General Discussion

Cerebral Palsy is a neurological movement disorder characterized by the lack of muscle control and impairment in the coordination of movements. This disorder is usually a result of injury to the brain during early development in the uterus, at birth, or in the first two years of life. Cerebral Palsy is not progressive.

Organizations related to Cerebral Palsy

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