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Cerebral palsy : Treatment

Treatment There is no cure for cerebral palsy. The goal of treatment is to help the person be as independent as possible. Treatment requires a team approach, including: Primary care doctor Dentist (dental check-ups are recommended around every 6 months) … Read more

Cerebral palsy : Symptoms & Signs, Diagnosis & Tests

Symptoms & Signs Symptoms of cerebral palsy can be very different between people with this group of disorders. Symptoms may: Be very mild or very severe Only involve one side of the body or both sides Be more pronounced in … Read more

Cerebral palsy : Overview, Causes, & Risk Factors

Cerebral palsy : Overview, Causes, & Risk Factors

Alternate Names : Spastic paralysis, Paralysis – spastic, Spastic hemiplegia, Spastic diplegia, Spastic quadriplegia Definition Cerebral palsy is condition, sometimes thought of as a group of disorders that can involve brain and nervous system functions such as movement, learning, hearing, … Read more