SCI 4

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elementsninja
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305775
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SCI 4
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2015-07-28 16:30:46
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  1. shock wave from gunshot without bullet entering spinal canal
    concussion of cord
  2. gross edema after trauma compressing cord
    Compression of cord
  3. cord is impinged by boney structures and obtains a contusion
    Fracture/dislocation of the vertebrae
  4. direct damage to cord from foreign body (i.e. knite/bullet)
    Laceration
  5. occurs when there is a complete damage/transection of the cord
    total loss of motor & sensory function below the level of injury
    Complete SCI
  6. occurs when there is not complete damage/transection of the cord
    leaves some degree of mvmt or sensation below the level of the injury
    Anterior Cord Syndrome
    Brown-Sequard Syndrome
    Central Cord Lesion
    Cauda Equina Syndrome
    Incomplete SCI

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