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Need a Birth Injury Lawyer? <ul><li>Birth Injury Statistics throughout the United States </li></ul><ul><ul><li>28,000 birt...
<ul><li>The following are 5 major types of Cerebral Palsy: </li></ul><ul><li>Spastic </li></ul><ul><li>Anthetoid </li></ul...
<ul><li>Spastic Cerebral Palsy </li></ul><ul><li>Most common form of the disease </li></ul><ul><li>Affects between 70% and...
<ul><li>Athetoid Cerebral Palsy </li></ul><ul><li>2 nd  most common form of the disease </li></ul><ul><li>Affects between ...
<ul><li>Ataxic Cerebral Palsy </li></ul><ul><li>Least common form of the disease </li></ul><ul><li>Affects between 5% and ...
<ul><li>Hypotonic Cerebral Palsy  </li></ul><ul><li>Common Traits </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Poor muscle tone </li></ul></ul><u...
<ul><li>Mixed Cerebral Palsy </li></ul><ul><li>10% of children with CP have a combination of 2 or more types </li></ul><ul...
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<ul><li>• Spastic Cerebral Palsy </li></ul><ul><li>• Athetoid Cerebral Palsy </li></ul><ul><li>• Ataxic Cerebral Palsy </l...
Past Cerebral Palsy Cases? <ul><li>Maternal Infections </li></ul><ul><li>Fetal Stroke </li></ul><ul><li>Infant Infections ...
Call us Toll Free 866-484-6992 The Kane & Silverman Team www.CerebralPalsyLawyersPhiladelphia.com
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  1. 1. Need a Birth Injury Lawyer? <ul><li>Birth Injury Statistics throughout the United States </li></ul><ul><ul><li>28,000 birth injuries per year </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>2,333 birth injuries per month </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>538 birth injuries per week </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li> 76 birth injuries per day </li></ul></ul>www.CerebralPalsyLawyersPhiladelphia.com
  2. 2. <ul><li>The following are 5 major types of Cerebral Palsy: </li></ul><ul><li>Spastic </li></ul><ul><li>Anthetoid </li></ul><ul><li>Ataxic </li></ul><ul><li>Hypotonic </li></ul><ul><li>Mixed </li></ul><ul><li>*Tremors and rigidity may or may not affect a child living with cerebral palsy </li></ul>Types of Cerebral Palsy
  3. 3. <ul><li>Spastic Cerebral Palsy </li></ul><ul><li>Most common form of the disease </li></ul><ul><li>Affects between 70% and 80% of all patients </li></ul><ul><li>Occurs when brain damage occurs in the outer layer of the brain </li></ul><ul><li>Four forms of disorder </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Diplegia </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Hemiplegia </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Quadripleia </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Dyskinetia </li></ul></ul>Spastic Cerebral Palsy
  4. 4. <ul><li>Athetoid Cerebral Palsy </li></ul><ul><li>2 nd most common form of the disease </li></ul><ul><li>Affects between 20% and 25% of all patients </li></ul><ul><li>Caused by damage to the basal ganglia in the midbrain </li></ul><ul><li>Characterized by slow, involuntary muscle movement and mixed muscle tone </li></ul>Athetoid Cerebral Palsy
  5. 5. <ul><li>Ataxic Cerebral Palsy </li></ul><ul><li>Least common form of the disease </li></ul><ul><li>Affects between 5% and 10% of all patients </li></ul><ul><li>Occurs from damage to the cerebellum </li></ul><ul><li>Generally affects coordination of movement in arms and legs </li></ul><ul><li>Causes poor muscle tone </li></ul>Ataxic Cerebral Palsy
  6. 6. <ul><li>Hypotonic Cerebral Palsy </li></ul><ul><li>Common Traits </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Poor muscle tone </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Bad posture </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Often lay down </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Poor head control </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Is generally recognized early in childhood </li></ul><ul><li>Often described as having a “floppy” appearance </li></ul>Hypotonic Cerebral Palsy
  7. 7. <ul><li>Mixed Cerebral Palsy </li></ul><ul><li>10% of children with CP have a combination of 2 or more types </li></ul><ul><li>Most common combination is Spastic and Athetoid </li></ul><ul><li>Causes muscle groups to become tight </li></ul><ul><li>Patients have limited movement </li></ul><ul><li>May be difficult to lift or hold objects </li></ul>Mixed Cerebral Palsy
  8. 8. <ul><li>Philadelphia </li></ul><ul><li>South Jersey </li></ul>Now with Three Locations Lancaster www.SpinalCordInjuryPhiladelphia.com
  9. 9. <ul><li>Million Dollar </li></ul><ul><li>Advocates Forum </li></ul><ul><li>Voted Super Lawyers </li></ul><ul><li>Four Years Running </li></ul>Who is Kane & Silverman? Martindale Hubbell Peer Review Rated www.CerebralPalsyLawyersPhiladelphia.com
  10. 10. <ul><li>Follow us on Twitter </li></ul>Join us on Linked-in Watch us on YouTube Friend us on Facebook Our Social Media Outlets www.CerebralPalsyLawyersPhiladelphia.com
  11. 11. <ul><li>• Spastic Cerebral Palsy </li></ul><ul><li>• Athetoid Cerebral Palsy </li></ul><ul><li>• Ataxic Cerebral Palsy </li></ul><ul><li>• Mixed Cerebral Palsy </li></ul>Past Cerebral Palsy Cases www.CerebralPalsyLawyersPhiladelphia.com
  12. 12. Past Cerebral Palsy Cases? <ul><li>Maternal Infections </li></ul><ul><li>Fetal Stroke </li></ul><ul><li>Infant Infections </li></ul><ul><li>Traumatic Head Injury </li></ul><ul><li>Medical Negligence </li></ul>www.CerebralPalsyLawyersPhiladelphia.com
  13. 13. Call us Toll Free 866-484-6992 The Kane & Silverman Team www.CerebralPalsyLawyersPhiladelphia.com
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