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Cerebral palsy - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (1732 words)
Cerebral palsy or CP is a group of permanent disorders associated with developmental brain injuries that occur during fetal development, birth, or shortly after birth.
Cerebral palsy, then known as "Cerebral Paralysis", was first identified by a British surgeon named William Little in 1860.
While mental retardation and cerebral palsy do not cause each other, the two disorders are found together in approximately 20%-30% of all persons with cerebral palsy.
Dr. Koop - Cerebral Palsy- Health Encyclopedia and Reference (663 words)
Cerebral palsy is a term used to describe a group of chronic disorders impairing control of movement.
Cerebral palsy is caused by injuries, infections or other trauma to the brain when an infant is in utero, or at the time of birth.
An individual with cerebral palsy may have difficulty with fine motor tasks, such as writing or cutting with scissors; experience trouble with maintaining balance and walking; or be affected by involuntary movements such as uncontrollable writhing motion of the hands or drooling.
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