Hered­i­tary spas­tic para­ple­gia

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Symp­toms vary with each case, but suf­fer­ers of this rare group of dis­or­ders usu­ally also ex­pe­ri­ence in­creased mus­cle tone, a lack of sen­sa­tion in the feet, and uri­nary is­sues. While there is no way to slow or re­verse the con­di­tion, treat­ments in­clude mus­cle re­lax­ants, physio, oc­cu­pa­tional ther­apy and surgery.

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