paralysis of both lower limbs due to spinal disease or injury.
Paraplegia is an impairment in motor or sensory function of the lower extremities.
The word comes from Ionic Greek: παραπληγίη "half-striking"...
Apr 9, 2015 ... Paraplegia is a medical condition involving impairment in motor or sensory
function of the lower extremities, which is a classification of ...
Paraplegia results when an injury to the spinal cord is below the first thoracic
spinal nerve. This results in the loss of feeling and movement, to some degree, ...
Definition: Describes complete paralysis and loss of sensation of both legs. It can also include paralysis of all or part of the torso, however the upper body retains all or most function and sensation. More »
Dr. Jean-François Désert Médecin au Centre de Rééducation Neurologique de
Coubert. Paraplegia is the paralysis of both lower limbs resulting (with ...
Paraplegia after a spinal cord injury, causes, signs symptons and treatments of
Oct 9, 2010 ... Facts and definition regarding Paraplegia a paralysis of the lower half of the body
including both leg, usually caused by damage to the spinal ...
Definition of Quadriplegia and Paraplegia including interesting spinal cord injury
impairment or loss of motor or sensory function in areas of the body served by the
thoracic, lumbar, or sacral neurological segments owing to damage of neural ...