Quadriplegia is paralysis of the legs, arms, and trunk. Quadriplegia usually results from a spinal injury to the neck vertebrae, such as in a car accident or motorcycle accident, but spinal disease is also a cause.
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- Paralysis: Paralysis is the loss of muscle control in the body, often also with the loss of sensation. Paralysis may be
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- Spinal Symptoms: Spinal symptoms may refer to the spinal cord, the nerve roots, or the spinal vertebrae (spinal bones). Disorders of the
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