Cerebral palsy is an umbrella-like term used to describe a group of chronic disorders impairing control of movement that appear in the first few years of life and generally do not worsen over time. The disorders are caused by faulty development of or damage to motor areas in the brain that disrupts the brain's ability to control movement and posture. Symptoms of cerebral palsy include difficulty with fine motor tasks (such as writing or using scissors), difficulty maintaining balance or walking,...

an injection of botulinum toxin into specific muscles will immobilize those muscles, preventing them from forming wrinkles and furrows.

Cerebral Palsy as related to Botulinum Toxin Type A