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Information: Birth Injury

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See also Cerebral Palsy
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What is a Birth Injury?

What are the causes of Birth Injuries?


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What are the characteristics of Birth Injuries?

Depending on the cause and the type of birth injury, the infant may or may not experience the following symptoms:

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What are the statistics regarding Birth Injuries?


"An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure." Although one cannot always prevent injury, there are known ways to prevent injury to newborns. Parents and doctors must remain diligent during the birth process.



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