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Autonomic dysreflexia is a potentially life-threatening complication that can occur in patients with high spinal cord injuries.
We describe a case of autonomic dysreflexia occurring only three days following an acute spinal cord injury.
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Acute management of Autonomic dysreflexia individuals presenting to healthcare facilities.
Autonomic dysreflexia was also present in some of the participants with tetraplegia.
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If the person is prone to develop autonomic dysreflexia, use topical gel with 2% lidocaine while trying to evacuate the bowel and monitor the blood pressure if there are any signs of sweating, headache, flushed cheeks, etc.
No subjects with tetraplegia had complete injuries or a history of autonomic dysreflexia.
Presently the committee recommends the recognition and assessment of the following conditions: neurogenic shock, cardiac dysrhythmias, orthostatic hypotension, autonomic dysreflexia (AD), temperature dysregulation, and hyperhidrosis (Figure).
Whether men experience autonomic dysreflexia with ejaculation in either private or sperm-retrieval clinic settings should be recorded and also the level of severity, because the occurrence of severe dysreflexia may alter recommended methods of sperm obtainment.
For example, individuals with SCI at lesion levels above T6 demonstrate a unique reflex syndrome called autonomic dysreflexia.

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