Sunday, October 22, 2017

Spina bifida advice and information

Spina Bifida is a developing birth defect of the neural tube, partial closure of this tube results in an incompletely formed spinal cord. This causes the bones of the spine to overly open so that a portion of the spinal cord does not fully form and remain unfused. There may be a fluid filled sac surrounding the open spinal cord.

The spina bifida malformations fall into three categories: spina bifida occulta, spina bifida cystica (myelomeningocele), and meningocele. The most common location of the malformations is the lumbar and sacral areas of the spinal cord. Find symptoms, causes, diagnosis and treatment information sites listed in this section.
 

25,000,000 Unique Hits and Counting

Quick Links

  • The Online College of Art & Design offer wheelchair users online qualifications in Art & Design. These qualifications are nationally and...
  • Sells wide fitting shoes and orthopedic shoes with special orthotic insole inserts. Shoes are extra wide width and large with sizes available up to...
  • Support the campaign for accessible changing facilities away from home for adults and children that need lifting, making changes to disabled WCs...
  • One of the largest providers of mobility products in the UK. Offers an exciting and comprehensive range of products from mobility scooters, walking...
  • Kuradocs is an on line tool that allows you to manage and store the multitude of information required for care, medical visits, education, form...
  • Enjoy a canal boat holiday specially equipped for disabled people and their families with wheelchair accessible ramps, hydraulic lifts, hoist...
  • Osteopathic approved pain relieving supports and solutions for all back, shoulder, neck, knee, wrist and arm pain with free UK delivery and 30 day...
  • Provides a range of care and support services throughout Northamptonshire for adults with disabilities and older people. Aspiring to provide the...
  • Undertakes the sale and rental of evac evacuation and transit chairs to assist with safe evacuation from multi storey buildings for the disabled...
  • Buy your adjustable bed or riser recliner from the most reputable UK supplier. Willowbrook British made quality adjustable beds and riser recliner...

The Scottish Spina Bifida Association

An organisation created by parents, for parents and their children with spina bifida. Includes news, support and FAQ.

 

 

 

 


Top