Anonymous asked in HealthOther - Health · 6 months ago

Is a severed spinal cord life threatning?

3 Answers

  • 6 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 B
    Lv 7
    6 months ago

    of course. Depending on the level it may prevent breathing

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