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Spinal Cord Injury Complications

The following list of complications that can follow a spinal cord injury is not exhaustive.  The very nature of a spinal cord lesion usually means some of the secondary complications below may follow the initial injury.  Every injury is unique and these complications will not affect everyone.  Click on the links below to go to the relevant page.

Skin Breakdown
pneumonia
Osteoporosis and Fractures
Heterotopic Ossification
Spasticity
Urinary Tract Infections
Autonomic Dysreflexia
Deep Vein Thrombosis
Pulmonary Embolism
Orthostatic Hypotension
Cardiovascular Disease
Syringomyelia
Neuropathic / Spinal Cord Pain
Medication Problems
Hyperthermia
Hypothermia
 


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