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What is Cerebral Palsy?

Created July 11, 2017 by Open Osmosis
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You are probably familiar with the scissor gait or toe walk sometimes seen in people with cerebral palsy, but what is it exactly? Cerebral palsy is a term used to describe a wide range of issues that have to do with muscle movements that result from some trauma or injury to the brain during development. This video covers the three primary categories of cerebral palsy—spastic, dyskinetic, and ataxic. It also covers other symptoms and common treatment methods.

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