quadriplegia

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paralysis of both arms and both legs

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Spastic quadriplegia, postnatal CNS infections, malnutrition and highly prevalent accompanying impairments were most notably associated with more severe GMD in our patients.
A small catheter is placed into the thecal space (subarachnoid spinal canal), with the tip placed in the high cervical area to treat dystonia or spastic quadriplegia, or in the low thoracic area to treat spastic diplegia.
Despite all apparent complications that come with a life with spastic quadriplegia cerebral palsy, like any sibling duo, brothers Stephen, 8, and Ashwin, 6, are extremely attached to each other.
Spastic quadriplegia and diplegia were caused mainly by a lack of antenatal care 3 (30%) and home and Dai-assisted deliveries 6 (35%) respectively.
AGNES ALLAN 'It is the biggest insult to those who will never be able to work' AGNES'S daughter Sarah Jane, 30, has cerebral palsy and spastic quadriplegia, and is partially sighted.
Typical disabilities include cerebral palsy, intellectual disability, sight and hearing impairment, amputees, head injuries, epilepsy, spastic quadriplegia and muscular dystrophy.
As a result of oxygen starvation she was left blind and developed cerebral palsy and spastic quadriplegia and had to receive constant care.
A 10-year-old boy with a known history of Hunter syndrome and a history of spastic quadriplegia presented with worsening paresthesias and dysesthesias in both hands.
The disabilities that DWTI deals with includes Blind, Deaf, Amputees, and children with Cerebral Palsy, Muscular Dystrophy, Spastic Quadriplegia, Encephalitis, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Spina Bifida, Down's Syndrome, and other disabilities who all receive assistance.
Their failings left her brain damaged and blind with spastic quadriplegia, epilepsy and severe developmental delay.
She was left brain damaged and blind with spastic quadriplegia, epilepsy and severe developmental delay.
Caitlin Maj, eight, of St Helens, who has spastic quadriplegia, was invited to Clarence House, in London, along with other youngsters helped by the Starlight Children's Foundation.
Orthopaedic surgeon Suneel Kumar of the BLK Memorial Hospital, said, " Shamlal was suffering from spastic quadriplegia, which paralysed all his limbs.
Christian Rossiter, 49, developed spastic quadriplegia after separate accidents in which he fell 30 metres from a building and was then hit by a car whilst riding his bicycle.