Actually, there isn’t any difference in meaning. Both words apply to paralysis of all four limbs. And both terms are used interchangeably.
Things That Don’t Work When You Are Paralyzed…Besides the Obvious
Alicia Regan outlines the common misconceptions people have about bodily function after paralysis in her blog, This Enabled Life.
Meet The Woman Trying To Get Disabled Mannequins Into The Windows Of Britain’s Biggest Shops
Sophie Morgan, a British model, artist and TV presenter, is on a mission to change the way the world perceives disability
Paralyzed Former Race Car Driver Takes Jay Leno on a Thrill Ride
Former professional racecar driver, Sam Schmidt took Jay Leno on a spin on a Nevada racetrack in his 2016 fully adapted Z06 Corvette.