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Name Hereditary Spastic Paraplegia (HSP)
Related to/Also known as Familial Spastic Paraplegia (FSP)
Symptoms of HSP
A group of inherited disorders, which are characterised by progressive weakness and stiffness of the legs.
Types  
Useful national contacts HSP Support Group
Helpline: 01702 218184
Link opens in new window www.hspgroup.org
Online resources Hereditary spastic paraplegia (NHS Choices)
Link opens in new window www.nhs.uk/Conditions/spastic-paraplegia/Pages/introduction.aspx

Familial Spastic Paraplegia (Contact A Family)
Link opens in new window www.cafamily.org.uk/medical-information/conditions/f/familial-spastic-paraplegia/??page=3&f=H
News and events

The 100,000 Genomes Project is looking for people with H.S.P. for research into their DNA and genes
Link opens in new window www.genomicsengland.co.uk/taking-part

Our resources The library at The Brain Charity has a range of resources on Hereditary Spastic Paraplegia (HSP) and on a wide range of disability-related issues.