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Is Cerebral Palsy Genetic? | Acquired? | CerebralPalsy ...

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What is the difference between congenital cerebral palsy and acquired cerebral ... Although a specific genetic disorder does not directly cause Cerebral Palsy, ...

Cerebral palsy: researchers uncover evidence of genetic causes ...

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Aug 3, 2015 ... Groundbreaking new research suggests there is a much stronger genetic component to the origins of cerebral palsy than experts previously ...

Frequently Asked Questions about Cerebral Palsy - Brain and ...

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Cerebral palsy is caused by brain damage or brain malformations. Occasionally genetic abnormalities cause the brain to develop abnormally, but most cases of ...

Cerebral palsy may be hereditary - Medical Xpress

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Sep 1, 2014 ... Cerebral palsy is a neurological developmental disorder which follows an injury to the immature brain before, during or after birth. The resulting ...

Genetic abnormalities may cause cerebral palsy, study suggests ...

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Jan 26, 2012 ... For years it was thought that a difficult birth and other perinatal factors were the leading causes of cerebral palsy (CP), a group of disorders that ...

Cerebral palsy may be inherited, new research suggests - ABC ...

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Jul 15, 2014 ... New research has found cerebral palsy, a disability of the brain ... have long been suggestions that an underlying cause could be genetic.

Cerebral Palsy Linked to Genetic Abnormalities - Medscape

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Feb 22, 2012 ... February 22, 2012 — Genetic abnormalities rather than perinatal factors may be the leading cause of cerebral palsy (CP), according to a new ...

Cerebral Palsy Types and Causes - WebMD

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Mar 19, 2015 ... Learn more from WebMD about the basics of cerebral palsy, one of the most common causes of chronic childhood disability.

Genetics | UCP - United Cerebral Palsy

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that genetic factors may account for 70-80% of cases attributed to prenatal causes of cerebral palsy. Furthermore, genetic factors may predispose to certain  ...

Cerebral palsy may have genetic causes, Canadian study suggests ...

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Aug 3, 2015 ... Emily Diamond, whose four-year-old son Bennett Ross has cerebral palsy, can understand parents' need for answers, even though she knows ...

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Causes of cerebral palsy | Cerebral Palsy Alliance

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Is cerebral palsy genetic/hereditary? Familial cerebral palsy is uncommon, approximately 1% of people with cerebral palsy will have a sibling with the condition.

Cerebral Palsy and Genetics - Cerebral Palsy Guide

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Apr 29, 2016 ... Recent research shows a surprising connection between cerebral palsy and a child's genetic makeup. Find out how the two are related.

Cerebral palsy linked to genetic anomalies - Health - CBC News

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Aug 3, 2015 ... Cerebral palsy, the most common cause of physical disability in children, has long been thought to result from brain injury in the fetus. But new ...