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Spastic spinal paralysis

spastic spinal paralysis --> spastic diplegia

A type of cerebral palsy in which there is bilateral spasticity, with the lower extremities more severely affected.

Compare: flaccid paralysis.

Synonym: erb-Charcot disease, infantile diplegia, little's disease, spastic spinal paralysis, tabes spasmodica.

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