Related Conditions and Treatments
Cerebral Palsy (CP)
Cerebral palsy (CP) is a group of disorders that affect muscle tone, posture, and movement as a result of damage to an infant's brain.
Head or Brain Injury
Head injury is a broad term that describes many different types of conditions — ranging from bumps and bruises to concussions, skull fractures, and serious brain injuries.
Selective Dorsal Rhizotomy
Learn more about Selective Dorsal Rhizotomy, a treatment to reduce spasticity for children with cerebral palsy, & the experienced team at Boston Children's Hospital.
Spinal Cord Injury
A spinal cord injury is any damage to the spinal cord that is caused by trauma, rather than a birth defect or medical condition.