What is Paralysis?

Paralysis is loss of muscle function for one or more muscles. Paralysis can be accompanied by a loss of feeling (sensory loss) in the affected area if there is sensory damage as well as motor. Paralysis is most often caused by damage in the nervous system, especially the spinal cord.

Types of Paralysis:

1.    Stroke

2.    Trauma with nerve injury – Spinal Cord Injury

3.    Cerebral Palsy

4.    Parkinson’s Disease

5.    Spina Bifida

6.    Multiple Sclerosis

7.    Gullian-Barre Syndrome

8.    ALS

9.    Botulism

10.  Peripheral Neuropathy