Medical records indicate that the patient was essentially "born lifeless," and that at birth, suffered from respiratory failure, which allegedly caused brain damage affecting learning and speech development, and Erb's Palsy
in the left arm.
The five-year-old was born with Erb's palsy
, a paralysis of nerves in the arm caused by trauma which occurred during his birth.
A serious complication occurring during labor, shoulder dystocia can result in severe injury to the infant, including brachial plexus injury, Erb's palsy
, and cerebral palsy.
more on North Dragons see Dreigiau Wales' on "For my whole life I have suffered from Erb's Palsy
, a birthing injury, and Irlens Syndrome which affects my quality of life.
After a birth trauma Troy, now 10, developed Erb's Palsy
which affects primary nerves that supply movement and feeling to his left arm.
Douglas Stilgoe was born with Erb's Palsy
in his left shoulder.
However, he had suffered severe and permanent damage to the nerves in his right arm, a condition known as Erb's Palsy
Beth Clark, 11, has Erb's palsy
-a paralysis of the arm caused by injury to the upper group of the arm''s main nerves.
Nod y daith yw codi arian i helpu pobl sydd 'r cyflwr, Erb's Palsy
com Resource Center, the largest information-based website for parents of children with Cerebral Palsy, Erb's Palsy
, Persistent Pulmonary Hypertension of the Newborn (PPHN), and other birth related injuries.
19) It is well accepted that classic Erb's palsy
has the best prognosis, with up to 90% reported rates of spontaneous recovery.
The rate of birth trauma was 2%; traumas included Erb's palsy
and shoulder dystocia.