Tetraplegia/Cervical Spinal Cord Injury

Tetraplegia/Cervical Spinal Cord Injury What is tetraplegia? Neck (cervical spine) injuries can result in damage to the spinal cord resulting in weakness and loss of sensation in the extremities.  Alterations in function of both the upper and lower extremities is called tetraplegia.  While the lower extremities are often paralyzed in these injuries, loss of function [...]