Locked-in Syndrome Center

Locked-in syndrome is a condition that causes paralysis and the inability to speak or move the face. A hemorrhage and blood clot are the main causes of locked-in syndrome, although other causes may be to blame. Treatment of the condition consists of supportive care and use of eye movements to communicate to improve quality of life. Patients who have locked-in syndrome recover in rare cases. Read more: Locked-in Syndrome Article


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