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Cerebral palsy

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Cerebral palsy (CP) is a group of permanent movement disorders that appear in early ... About 2% of cases are believed to be due to an inherited genetic cause. A number of sub-types are classified b...

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, ...

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 Linked With Genetic Abnormalities - Medical News ...

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Jan 30, 2012 ... Researchers at Geisinger Health System have found that genetic abnormalities may be the cause for the majority of cerebral palsy (CP) cases, ...

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

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Jan 26, 2012 ... Now, researchers at Geisinger Health System find that the majority of cerebral palsy causes may in fact be caused by genetic abnormalities.

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 ...

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 ...

Frequently Asked Questions about Cerebral Palsy - Brain and Spinal

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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 ...

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 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 ...

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What is the Cause of Cerebral Palsy? | CerebralPalsy.org | Cerebral ...

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The cause of cerebral palsy is brain damage (brain injury or malformation) that ... Prenatal disturbance of brain cell migration – genetic and environmental ...

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 ...

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.