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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
Sort of, and yes: Paraplegics have little or no sensation during sexual activity. Both men and women can have leg spasms, which make body positioning challenging. Men u ... Read More
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Dr. Per Freitag
Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
Yes: You can have sex and as long as there is vaginal stimulation, you will maintain an erection (like a spasm). However, you will not be able to ejaculate ... Read More

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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Jenkins
Specializes in Anesthesiology
Any muscle: relaxant such as succinylcholine
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
52 years experience Neurology
Spinal cord problem: If there is injury to spinal cord in lower trunk or back from any cause, especially trauma, paraplegia can result. There is always a reason for this ... Read More
Dr. Edward Hellman
29 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Varies: Certainly form an abnormality of the nerves supplying the legs, usually at the level of the spinal cord. Can be from trauma, neurological conditions ... Read More
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Dr. Holly Maes
36 years experience Pediatrics
One option: Diapers are one option for a person who lacks bladder or bowel control. But there ae other options as well, such as intermittent catheterization and i ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Donato
25 years experience Urology
Neurogenic Bladder: Patients with spinal cord injuries are prone to many urologic complications. The bladder's function after sci varies based on the level of injury, an ... Read More
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Dr. Joseph Eastern
44 years experience Dermatology
Remove pressure: Bed sores (the technical name is decubitus ulcers) are caused by constant pressure due to prolonged bed rest. They are treated by removing the pressur ... Read More
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Dr. Mark Fisher
34 years experience Neurology
Please explain: You have made several posts, all about more or less the same question, which is a very peculiar question. Is this a school project or what? A useful a ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rick Koch
Dr. Rick Koch answered
22 years experience Cardiology
Highly variable: Talk to your neurologist.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Faustino
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Music is in the ear: This is a complex question, however, it would be helpful to know what your expectations are. If you are looking for relaxation techniques or mood alte ... Read More
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Dr. Edwin Ishoo
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Vocal cord paralysis: Please see a laryngologist. depending on the confirmation of paralysis and the cause of this condition as well as symptoms such as breathy voice, shor ... Read More

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