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Traumatic spinal cord injury (MRI)

T2-weighted MRI images show fresh blood collection and they differentiate cord edema from contusions and hemorrhages. This information is useful in prognostication. (Contributed by Dr. Prasad Vannemreddy.)

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Associated Disorders

  • Paraparesis
  • Paraplegia
  • Posttraumatic spinal instability
  • Posttraumatic syringomyelia
  • Spinal fractures and dislocations
  • Spinal injury
  • Spinal instability
  • Tetraparesis
  • Tetraplegia