Actually, there isn’t any difference in meaning. Both words apply to paralysis of all four limbs. And both terms are used interchangeably.
Utilizing the Power of Sport to Change Perception of Disability
Nearly a decade ago I became a member of the disability community, a community that at the time I knew nothing about.
Technology has changed our world, but hasn’t done enough for people with disabilities
That quest for mobility has been with me my entire adult life.
8-Year-Old Boy Raises Money to Buy His Best Friend a New Wheelchair
While others often focus on Kamden’s wheelchair and disability, Paul never acted like Kamden was different.
With the Flip of a Switch, a Wisconsin Man’s Legs Reawaken after Years of Paralysis
Mayo Clinic researchers combine intense therapy with an electronic stimulator surgically implanted on a patient’s damaged spinal cord.
Commentary: ‘Me Before You’ perpetuates idea that the disabled should consider suicide
"Some people with disabilities have already begun to protest the new movie, "Me Before You," which opens Friday in the U.S."