Quadriplegia

Overview

Quadriplegia is paralysis including the trunk, pelvic area, and both arms and legs. It results from a spinal cord injury.

Symptoms

The condition causes loss of movement, sensation, and bowel and bladder control.

Treatments

Therapies, treatments, and assistive devices aim to allow a person with quadriplegia to lead a productive and independent life.

Last Updated Jun 13, 2017


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