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Increased risk of cerebral palsy in children exposed to maternal injury in utero

Heather Mason   |   Medical News   |   02 December 2022
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Offspring from mothers who suffer unintentional injuries during pregnancy, such as car crashes or falls, have a modest but increased risk of having cerebral palsy. This risk is further heightened if the mother suffers a severe injury or if she delivers within one week of the injury.

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