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Toloza Alberto Exequiel-Cerebral Palsy(Argentina)

Author Zhangqi Views Posted at 2017/01/06

Name: Toloza Alberto Exequiel
Sex: Male
Nationality: Argentine
Age: 4
Diagnosis: Cerebral Palsy
Date of Admission: August 16th, 2016
Treatment hospital/period: Wu Medical Center/21days

Before treatment:
When Toloza’s mother was pregnant for 32 weeks, she had hypertension and when she pregnant for 35 weeks, she had intrauterine oxygen deficit, so she received cesarean section. When Toloza was born, his weight was 3.9kg, he didn’t cry or breathe, he had 6 times epileptic attack in 4 days and 3 times  cardiac arrest, he had emergency treatment and out of dangers. He stayed in hospital for 1 month and went home. His breath and diet were normal when he back home, but his intelligence and motor development were delayed, he was diagnosed with cerebral palsy. He had no epileptic attack after he went home. His intelligence was worse than other kids, he was unable to speak, sometimes, he spoke a few non-meaning words. His vision function was bad, when he see strong light in darkness he would blink his eyes, but his eyes didn’t chase light or moving objects, he had hearing function. He controlled his neck bad, he could raise head for a movement in prone posture, his trunk had less power, he was unable to turn over, sit up, keeping in sitting position, stand or walk. His for limbs were able to move, he had no automatic action. His parents wanted him to have a better life, so they took him to our hospital.
His nutritional status was good, he needed medicines to sleep. He had liquid diet. He needed help for defecation, his urination was normal.

Admission PE:
Bp: 90/50mmHg. Hr: 114/min. Br: 34/min. Body temperature: 37.2 degree. His physical development and nutritional status were bad, his Height: 84 cms, weight: 11kgs. The skin and mucosa were normal, without yellow stains or petechia. His lips were mild pale, he had swelling and congestion of throat. His tonsils were enlarged, there were phlegm noise and throat noise in parslaryngea pharyngs, the noise will be obvious when he was nervous. His bony thorax was symmetrical. The respiratory sounds in both lungs were rough, with no dry or moist rales. His heart sound was strong, the cardiac rate was normal, there was no obvious murmur in the valves. His abdomen was flat and soft, there was no pressing pain or rebound tenderness. We didn’t touch his liver or spleen under the ribs.

Nervous System Examination:
Toloza Alberto Exequiel was alert, he was unable to speak. He was unable to finish the memory, orientation ability or calculation examinations. Both pupils were equal in size and round, the diameter was 3.0mms, both pupils were sensitive to light stimulus. His eyes were unable to chase moving objects and his eyeballs’ movements were incoordinate. His eyeballs always looked upward. He didn’t cooperate with cranial nerves’ examinations. He was unable to chew, so he ate fluid food, his swallowing function was normal, sometimes he chocked when he swallowing. His trunk and neck always had torsion spasm. His neck was powerless, he didn’t cooperate with muscle power examinations. He was able to turn over his head and raise head for a while in ventral position. His trunk was powerless, he was unable to turn over his body, sit up, keep in sitting position, stand or walk. The movements of four limbs were bad. When he made a fist, it was hard for him to open it. He was unable to raise arms or grasp objects by himself. His lower limbs had no active movement. The muscle tension of four limbs’ was higher. The tendon reflex of four limbs was active, abdominal reflexes were normal. Babinski sign was positive. His meningeal irritation sign was negative.

Toloza Alberto Exequiel was diagnosed with cerebral palsy, he received 4 neural stem cell injections and 4 mesenchymal stem cell injections to repair his damaged nerves, replace dead nerves with new injected stem cells, active stem cells in his body, regulate his immune system, improve his blood circulations, nourish neurons and improve nutritional status. He also had physical rehabilitation.         

After 21days of treatment, his weight was 12 Kgs, his vision was better, his eyeballs were able to chase light. His language function was improved, he could speak more words, such as “ah”, ”oh”, ”wu” and other single words. The muscle tension of four limbs was lower, his trunk had less twist and spasm. His neck and head’s twist were better. His lower limbs’ scissors status was less. His upper limbs’ movements were more, he showed some grasping movements.

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