A 38-year-old female asked:
What is spastic hemiparesis in children?
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Neurology 28 years experience
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Pediatrics 47 years experience
One side affected: This generally refers to a disorder of strength and mobility involving one side of the body.The limbs are stiff and movement is difficult but possible.Hemiplegia would mean the side is essentially paralyzed. It is often the result of pre-natal brain injury/stroke and more often found in premature infants.
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Last updated Apr 15, 2014
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