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Should I talk to my doctor about spastic paralysis?

If you are pregnant and feel that your fetus may be at risk for an infection, it is important to talk to your doctor. Spastic paralysis is sometimes caused by cerebral palsy, which develop during or after pregnancy. If you're concerned about your chances of passing hereditary spastic paralysis on to your child, you can ask your doctor about genetic testing to find out the chances of that occurring.

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