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Familial cerebral palsy associated with normal intelligence.
  1. N. J. Wild,
  2. L. Rosenbloom


    We describe two families affected by a recessively transmitted familial cerebral palsy with onset in infancy. Two sisters in the first family have a severe spastic diplegia. The older sister also has mild mental retardation and hypothyroidism whilst the younger sister is of normal intelligence. Two brothers in the second family have a spastic quadriparesis, fifth finger camptodactyly and normal intelligence.

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