Cerebral Palsies of Childhood.

Synonym.—Infantile Cerebral Paralysis.

Definition.—This includes two varieties: one which is noticed at birth, hence is termed birth-palsy, and usually involves both legs and arms; and one which takes place during the first two or three years of life, and is generally hemiplegic.

The Eclectic Practice of Medicine, 1907, was written by Rolla L. Thomas, M. S., M. D.