3 edition of Diseases and Disorders - Cerebral Palsy (Diseases and Disorders) found in the catalog.
|LC Classifications||April 23, 2003|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvi, 83 p. :|
|Number of Pages||65|
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Lack of balance and muscle coordination ataxia• Depending on which areas of the brain are affected, one or more of the following movement disorders can occur:• A person with mild CP, on the other hand, might walk a little awkwardly, but might not need any special help. Ahrens-Nicklas R, Schlotawa L, Ballabio A, Brunetti-Pierri N, De Castro M, Dierks T, Eichler F, Ficicioglu C, Diseases and Disorders - Cerebral Palsy (Diseases and Disorders) A, Gaertner J, Kirmse B, Klepper J, Lee M, Olsen A, Parenti G, Vossough A, Vanderver A, Adang LA.
Dyskinetic Cerebral Palsy also includes athetoid, choreoathetoid, and dystonic cerebral palsies People with dyskinetic CP have problems controlling the movement of their hands, arms, feet, and legs, making it difficult to sit and walk. This viral infection similarly causes inflammation in the membranes surrounding the brain and spinal cord. Difficulty with fine motor skills, such as buttoning clothes or picking up utensils• Data and Statistics for Cerebral Palsy.
There are several specific behavioral disorders that may be diagnosed, including attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, autism spectrum disorder, and oppositional defiant disorder. Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder ADHD• Prevalence of cerebral palsy, co-occurring autism spectrum disorders.
Fractures due to low bone density osteopenia can stem from several common factors such as lack of mobility, nutritional shortcomings and anti-epileptic drug use.assistant professor of physical medicine and rehabilitation at the University of Michigan.
Favoring one side of the body, such as reaching with one hand or dragging a leg while crawling• This risk increases as birth weight drops. 2 Department of Paediatric Neurosciences, Evelina Children's Hospital, Guy's and Saint Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK.
She reaches out with only one hand while keeping the other fisted In a Baby Older Than 10 Months of Age• Vision problems can create a number of its own associated disorders, including:• After adjusting for age, numerous sociodemographic factors, body mass index, physical activity, and degree of disability, they still found the prevalence of chronic health conditions significantly greater in adults with cerebral palsy.
She cannot bring her hands together• They may also have certain reflexes past the time these reflexes normally disappear primitive reflexes. Regular visits to your doctor during your pregnancy are a good way to reduce health risks to you and your unborn baby.
Cerebral palsy risk increases with the number of babies sharing the uterus.
Children with cerebral palsy are at risk of dysphagia due to poor muscle and motor function control.
Infections of particular concern include:• Contracture can inhibit bone growth, cause bones to bend, and result in joint deformities, dislocation or partial dislocation.
Poinsett is a board certified pediatrician.