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par·a·ple·gi·a
[par-uh-plee-jee-uh, -juh]
NOUN [PATHOLOGY.]
1.
paralysis of both lower limbs due to spinal disease or injury.
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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Paraplegia

Paraplegia is an impairment in motor or sensory function of the lower extremities. The word comes from Ionic Greek παραπληγίη "half-striking". It is usually ...

www.spinalcord.com/paraplegia

Paraplegia, sometimes called partial paralysis, is a form of paralysis in which function is substantially impeded from the waist down.

www.spinalcord.com/blog/tetraplegia-quadriplegia-paraplegia-what-is-the-difference

Sep 9, 2015 ... Many spinal cord injury survivors are confused by the distinction between quadriplegia, tetraplegia, paraplegia. Find out the difference.

www.spinal-injury.net/paraplegia.htm

Paraplegia after a spinal cord injury, causes, signs symptons and treatments of paraplegia.

www.news-medical.net/health/What-is-Paraplegia.aspx

Apr 9, 2015 ... Paraplegia is a medical condition involving impairment in motor or sensory function of the lower extremities, which is a classification of ...

www.news-medical.net/health/What-Causes-Paraplegia.aspx

Dec 7, 2015 ... Paraplegia has a host of causes, ranging from the local to the cerebral. Most commonly, paraplegia is the result of accidents, which occur most ...

www.brainandspinalcord.org/paraplegia

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, ...

www.britannica.com/science/paraplegia

paraplegia: paralysis of the legs and lower part of the body. Paraplegia often involves loss of sensation (of pain, temperature, vibration, and position) as well as ...

www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/paraplegia

Define paraplegia: partial or complete paralysis of the lower half of the body with involvement of both legs that is usually due to injury or disease …