Indeed, it does not seem to have occurred to any one to compare the muscular strength in the various kinds of paraplegia.
Lower lesions, causing paraplegia, are less likely to affect breathing.
Baldwin, 53, suffers from spastic paraplegia, uses crutches, and says using cannabis helped to combat debilitating leg spasms.
Degenerative diseases of the human motor system studied at Sheffield include motor neuron disease (MND) and hereditary spastic paraplegia.
The two authors ' accounts of traumatic paraplegia are both quite detailed, although emphasizing different aspects of the condition.