What is it?
- A condition where the spine does not develop properly, leaving a gap in the spine.
- Lack of motion and range of motion at the joint
- Weakness or total paralysis of the legs
- Bowel and urinary problems
- Loss of sensation
- Short attention span making it difficult to concentrate
- Cannot gain qualifications due to amount of time spent in hospital
- Can't understand fast spoken language
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