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Types of CP


Cerebral palsy is caused when a part of the brain is damaged or impaired. Depending on where this particular part is, the effect on the person’s movement will be different. There are 3 main types of cerebral palsy that can result.



The most common form in which the muscles may seem stiff with irregular movement. >>download information



 types of cerebral palsy spasticity


Can be identified by involuntary or variable movements that are difficult to control. >>download information


   types of cerebral palsy dyskinesis


Not as common as other forms and is characterised by unco-ordinated movements. >>download information


   types of cerebral palsy Ataxia