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Spinal cord infarction?

Spinal cord infarction means that there was some damage to the spinal cord, or the blood supply to the spinal cord, which caused cell death there. Depending on severity and level, this could result in paralysis for the patient. Full Answer

Can you get spinal cord cancer?

Yes. Spinal cord cancer is abnormal growth that occurs next to, or inside the spinal cord. These growths exert pressure on the nerves in the spinal cord causing pain and/or loss of movement or control. Full Answer