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Paraplegia

"Paraplegia" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

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.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Paraplegia" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Paraplegia" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 86 publications over 25 distinct years, with a maximum of 8 publications in 2000
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