Cerebral palsy (CP) is a group of permanent movement disorders that appear in early . Adults with cerebral palsy have a higher risk of respiratory failure.
A computed tomographic (CT) scan of the cerebrum and lumbar puncture with measurement of cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) pressure were performed on admission for 126 consecutive adult Indian patients with cerebral malaria. Brain swelling on CT scan is a common finding in adult patients.
A woman from London is launching a cerebral palsy charity for adults who she feels have been left helpless by the authorities as soon as they hit 18 years of age.