Paraplegia Symptoms

Do you have any symptoms of Paraplegia? Do you even know what they are? Learn more about each symptom of this condition below and what to do if you think you may have Paraplegia.


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Symptoms of Paraplegia

Symptoms will depend on how much of the spinal cord is involved. Symptoms include:

  • Loss of movement or muscle control in the legs, feet, toes, or trunk
  • Loss of sensation in the legs, feet, toes, or trunk
  • Tingling in the legs, feet, toes, or trunk
  • Loss of bowel and bladder control
  • Sexual dysfunction


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What It Is
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Paraplegia Causes
What causes Paraplegia? Learn what the medical community has uncovered.
Paraplegia Risk Factors
Risk Factors
Are you at risk of getting Paraplegia? Inside you'll find known risk factors for the condition.
Paraplegia Diagnosis
How will your doctor diagnose you with this condition? Learn about the tests, process, and more.
Paraplegia Symptoms
What are the Paraplegia symptoms? Are you showing any? Learn more today.
Paraplegia Complications
Can this condition lead to other health problems? Learn more about the known complications.

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Screening for Paraplegia
Learn more about the specific tests or exams given by your doctor to screen for Paraplegia.
Paraplegia Medications
What medications offer relief or help with this condition? Are there side effects? Risks? Learn more.
Paraplegia Prevention
How can you prevent Paraplegia? Read what the medical community suggests for prevention methods.
Paraplegia Treatment
Can this condition be treated? What Paraplegia treatment options are available?
Paraplegia Care
Learn more about the day to day care of this condition. Changes to your activity, diet, exercise, and more.
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