SPASTIC PARALYSIS

a paralysis of increased muscle tension caused by the damage to upper motor neurons and can occur in cerebral palsy. For more understanding, you can compare it with flaccid paralysis.

SPASTIC PARALYSIS: "Spastic paralysis is often seen in cerebral palsy."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "SPASTIC PARALYSIS," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/spastic-paralysis/ (accessed July 13, 2020).
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