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Prognosis of Alternating Hemiplegia

Prognosis for Alternating Hemiplegia: Children with the benign form of alternating hemiplegia have a good prognosis. However, those who experience the more severe form have a poor prognosis because intellectual and mental capacity do not respond to drug therapy, and balance and gait problems continue. Over time, walking unassisted becomes difficult or impossible (Source: excerpt from NINDS Alternating Hemiplegia Information Page: NINDS) ...see also Overview of Alternating Hemiplegia

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The 'prognosis' of Alternating Hemiplegia usually refers to the likely outcome of Alternating Hemiplegia. The prognosis of Alternating Hemiplegia may include the duration of Alternating Hemiplegia, chances of complications of Alternating Hemiplegia, probable outcomes, prospects for recovery, recovery period for Alternating Hemiplegia, survival rates, death rates, and other outcome possibilities in the overall prognosis of Alternating Hemiplegia. Naturally, such forecast issues are by their nature unpredictable.


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