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 [...]

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Brachial Plexus

Brachial Plexus Drs. Mark Tait and John Bracey UAMS is one of the few places in the U.S. offering state-of-the-art treatment for brachial plexus conditions and injuries. Using the latest technology and procedures, our fellowship-trained surgeons provide caring and compassionate treatment for the most complex cases. The brachial plexus is a cluster of [...]

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