spinal stroke

spi·nal stroke

abrupt onset of focal spinal cord dysfunction caused by a disturbance in its blood supply.
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Riona Kelly, 37, was left paralysed from the belly button down after a spinal stroke.
It was initially feared Danielle, from Saughall Massie, had meningitis or Guillain-Barre syndrome, but tests showed she had suffered a spinal stroke caused by a blood clot in her neck.
Luke suffered a spinal stroke on New Year's Eve in 2015 and has inspired his friends to fundraise towards lifesaving treatment.
Alan Titchmarsh and his team transform the garden of Caroline Hall, a 39-year-old who had a near fatal spinal stroke and has been left mostly confined to a mobility scooter.
A TEENAGER who was left paralysed from the neck down after suffering a rare spinal stroke is making "good progress", his parents have confirmed.
Surgeons managed to save her husband's life, but he suffered a spinal stroke during the last operation, and his legs are paralyzed.
He recruited her to return to work after she suffered a spinal stroke, because he was already familiar with her abilities.
Following a rare spinal stroke, Les, from Blaydon, was left with paralysis from the chest down, but as a resident of Chase Park he received over eight months of specialist rehabilitation, therapy and nursing care.
Les Holmes of Blaydon, Gateshead, suffered a rare spinal stroke and spent eight months in the centre before being transferred home with support from the facility.
Television Host and Icon of Sports Fishing and Hunting Suffers Spinal Stroke
A TEENAGER left paralysed after suffering a spinal stroke has gone back to school for the first time.
A TEENAGE swimming ace has been left paralysed from the neck down and is unable to breathe unaided after suffering a rare spinal stroke.