|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.|
|Useful national contacts||HSP Support Group
Helpline: 01702 218184
|Online resources||Hereditary spastic paraplegia (NHS Choices)
Familial Spastic Paraplegia (Contact A Family)
|News and events||
The 100,000 Genomes Project is looking for people with H.S.P. for research into their DNA and genes
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.
This includes a copy of the NHS Choices booklet "Hereditary Spastic Paraplegia"