FORCEPS INJURY By N., Pam M.S. - May 11, 2013 the name that is given to an in jury taht occurs at birth by using forceps to deliver the baby. It is a main cause of cerebral palsy. FORCEPS INJURY: "Joe had a forceps injury and suffered from mild cerebral palsy." Related Psychology Terms BIRTH INJURY DANTROLENE BREECH BIRTH BENCH TRIAL FETAL PRESENTATION SCISSORS GAIT LEAD-PIPE RIGIDITY SOTOS SYNDROME LANDAU REFLEX SPASTIC PARALYSIS Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "FORCEPS INJURY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/forceps-injury/ (accessed June 3, 2020).