Is a severed spinal cord life threatning?
- AmarettaLv 76 months ago
Yes. Actor Christopher Reeve ("Superman") severed his spinal cord in a fall from a horse. He became a quadriplegic and needed a breathing machine to help him breathe.
- 6 months ago
Yes, a severed spinal cord it is life threatening and people have died from it. Or you could become paralyzed from it.
- Rick BLv 76 months ago
of course. Depending on the level it may prevent breathing