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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.

Year introduced: 1963

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Tree Number(s): C10.597.622.669, C23.888.592.636.637

MeSH Unique ID: D010264

Entry Terms:

  • Paraplegias
  • Paralysis, Lower Extremities
  • Paralysis, Legs
  • Paralysis, Lower Limbs
  • Paraplegia, Spastic
  • Paraplegias, Spastic
  • Spastic Paraplegias
  • Spastic Paraplegia
  • Paraplegia, Ataxic
  • Ataxic Paraplegia
  • Ataxic Paraplegias
  • Paraplegias, Ataxic
  • Paraplegia, Cerebral
  • Cerebral Paraplegia
  • Cerebral Paraplegias
  • Paraplegias, Cerebral
  • Paraplegia, Flaccid
  • Flaccid Paraplegia
  • Flaccid Paraplegias
  • Paraplegias, Flaccid
  • Paraplegia, Spinal
  • Paraplegias, Spinal
  • Spinal Paraplegia
  • Spinal Paraplegias

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