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Descriptor English:   Paraplegia 
Descriptor Spanish:   Paraplejía 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Paraplegia 
Synonyms English:   Ataxic Paraplegia
Ataxic Paraplegias
Cerebral Paraplegia
Cerebral Paraplegias
Flaccid Paraplegia
Flaccid Paraplegias
Paralysis, Legs
Paralysis, Lower Extremities
Paralysis, Lower Limbs
Paraplegia, Ataxic
Paraplegia, Cerebral
Paraplegia, Flaccid
Paraplegia, Spastic
Paraplegia, Spinal
Paraplegias, Ataxic
Paraplegias, Cerebral
Paraplegias, Flaccid
Paraplegias, Spastic
Paraplegias, Spinal
Spastic Paraplegia
Spastic Paraplegias
Spinal Paraplegia
Spinal Paraplegias  
Tree Number:   C10.597.622.669
Definition English:   Severe or complete loss of motor function in the lower extremities and lower portions of the trunk. This condition is most often associated with SPINAL CORD DISEASES, although BRAIN DISEASES; PERIPHERAL NERVOUS SYSTEM DISEASES; NEUROMUSCULAR DISEASES; and MUSCULAR DISEASES may also cause bilateral leg weakness. 
Indexing Annotation English:   also available is QUADRIPLEGIA; note X ref spastic paraplegia: SPASTIC PARAPLEGIA, HEREDITARY is also available
History Note English:   1963 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
BL blood CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced CL classification
CO complications CN congenital
DI diagnosis DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy DT drug therapy
EC economics EM embryology
EN enzymology EP epidemiology
EH ethnology ET etiology
GE genetics HI history
IM immunology ME metabolism
MI microbiology MO mortality
NU nursing PS parasitology
PA pathology PP physiopathology
PC prevention & control PX psychology
RT radiotherapy RH rehabilitation
SU surgery TH therapy
UR urine VE veterinary
VI virology  
Record Number:   10453 
Unique Identifier:   D010264 

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