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What is pyramidal CP?
spastic CP
Incidence of CP
what is extrapyramidal CP?
choreoathetoid CP
What limbs are involved in choreoathetoid CP?
usually all 4
what is hemiplegia?
Involves one side of body, with upper limb more involved than lower limb
What is diplegia
involves primarily the lower extremities
How does quadriplegia differ from double hemiplegia?
In quadriplegia, the lower extremities are more involved. In double hemiplegia, the upper extremities are more involved
Do children with CP have different caloric needs?
They frequently have increased caloric needs due to high tone
What workup is done for CP?
What workup is done for hemiplegic CP?
Coagulation disorders