Spastic cerebral palsy results in a condition in which a person
has muscle tightness and problems with moving the body. People with spastic
cerebral palsy have poor balance and poor coordination, especially in the arms
This condition results from some type of disruption
during early brain development, such as an infection during fetal
September 20, 2012
Susan C. Kim, MD - Pediatrics & Louis Pellegrino, MD - Developmental Pediatrics
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