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How does spastic paralysis affect the body?

Spastic paralysis affects the body in several ways. Movement of the arms and legs is limited and muscles tend to be weak and tense. Voluntary movement can also be affected, depending on the severity of the condition. Everyday activities like walking or reaching can be difficult without assistance.

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