Spinal cord injuries are caused when soft spinal cord tissue is torn. It happens due to road accidents and cause by other disorders. Spinal Cord Injury (SCI) caused significant impact on most aspects of daily life.
Human spinal cord is a bundle of nerve cells and other tissue contained and protected by the vertebrae of the spine nearly 17 inches long that extends from the brain to the lower back.
Spinal cord injury Symptom includes:
- Loss of movement; loss of sensation.
- Inability to move the arms or legs
- Pain or stiffness in the neck area
To maintain blood pressure is very important after an injury because spinal cord heal better when it has good blood flow. Stem cells are the best starting point for making those cells. Most of the patients have placed high hopes in stem cell transplantation for spinal cord injury. Know more about Stem cell treatment of spinal cord injuries.