Tag Archives: the spinal cord

Anterior Cord Syndrome

Anterior spinal cord syndrome is most of the time a product of artery compression that is found in the length of the spinal cord. This compression might be a result from a huge disc herniation or from bone fragments. Most patients who are suffering from anterior spinal cord syndrome usually suffer from absolute loss of […]

Spinal Shock Versus Neurogenic Shock

Spinal shock is a state where loss of motor and sensory as well as total loss of reflexes after an injury or trauma happens. Usually an injury can damaged a spinal cord which often results to loss of all those sensory and motor sensations. It also causes loss of all reflexes for a period of […]