Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal-cord injuries result from external trauma causing damage to the cord. The following symptoms vary, depending on the site and extent of the spinal-cord damage:
- Loss of movement and sensation in affected arms or legs.
- Loss of urinary and bowel control.
- Loss of normal blood pressure.
- Loss of body-temperature control.
- Impaired sexual function
Spinal Cord Injury patients are classified on their level of spine injury.