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Levels of Injury (Part 3)

by. Dr. Eko Agus Subagio, Sp. BS - Spine (Tulang Belakang), Dokter Saraf Kecetit
27 April 2015
Levels of Injury (Part 3)

Lumbar Nerves (L1 – L5)

  • Injuries generally result in some loss of function in the hips and legs.
  • Little or no voluntary control of bowel or bladder, but can manage on their own with special equipment
  • Depending on strength in the legs, may need a wheelchair and may also walk with braces

Sacral Nerves (S1 – S5)

  • Injuries generally result in some loss of functionin the hips and legs.
  • Little or no voluntary control of bowel or bladder, but can manage on their own with special equipment
  • Most likely will be able to walk

Surabaya Spine Clinic

Klinik Tulang Belakang

Siloam Hospitals Surabaya

Surabaya, East Java Indonesia

Hotline 0822 3322 7788

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