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Table 4 Number of children (examinations) treated with selective dorsal rhizotomy (SDR), intrathecal baclofen pump (ITP) or tendo Achilles lengthening (TAL).

From: Development of spasticity with age in a total population of children with cerebral palsy

CP subtype SDR ITB TAL Total
Spastic     
   unilateral    24 (211) 24(211)
   bilateral 32 (594) 10 (194) 27 (441) 66 (1165)
Dyskinetic   6 (84) 4 (64) 9 (132)
Ataxic    1 (20) 1 (20)
Total 32 (594) 16 (278) 56 (736) 100 (1528)
  1. Three children have been treated with both TAL and SDR and one child with both TAL and ITB.