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What is Hereditary Spastic Paraplegia (HSP) ?

Hereditary Spastic Paraplegia is a group of rare, inherited neurological disorders. Their primary symptoms are progressive spasticity and weakness of the leg and hip muscles. The condition is characterized by insidiously progressive lower extremity weakness and spasticity.

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My Daughter's Story

by batson_jessica published 11 days ago 13 comments

My daughter Brista was always a toe walker from the age of 9 months when she started walking. She walked, ran and did gymnastics on her toes. When ...

it all started with a hip operation

by andresoceja published about 1 month ago 2 comments

As I said before the pains in the legs has always been with me, tired of having them tell me to delay the operation, I decided it was about time wh...