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Tetraplegia vs Paraplegia
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Tetraplegia vs Paraplegia : differences explained

Tetraplegia vs Paraplegia Tetraplegia and paraplegia are both caused by spinal cord injury. When injury level is at c8 or above, it will result in tetraplegia/ spinal cord injury quadriplegia. Injury at T1 or below will cause paraplegia.   What is the difference between paraplegic and quadriplegic? In paraplegia, arms…

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Spinal cord injury types and causes

Complete vs Incomplete spinal cord injury If there is no sensation or movement below injury site then such injury is known as complete spinal cord injury. In such injury spinal cord is severely damaged or transacted and chances of improvement are uncommon. But if some sensation or movements in body…

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