Spinal Cord Injury @ T5

I'm not quite understand how spinal cord injuries work. If you have a complete spinal cord injury @ T5, what does that mean in terms of what you can do? There is so much info on the cervical region of the spinal cord but I can't find much on the thoracic especially T5! Apparently, the person would be in a wheelchair but why is that?

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  1. Try some of the following links for information on that injury:



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