Mason

Mason 

Cauda Equina

Mason is an autistic teenager who was diagnosed with cauda equina, a rare disorder affecting the bundle of nerves at the lower end of the spinal cord.

Mason is an autistic teenager who was diagnosed with cauda equina, a rare disorder affecting the bundle of nerves at the lower end of the spinal cord. Cauda equina can cause leg pain or loss of sensation and control that may lead to paralysis. Mason underwent surgery to decompress the nerves in his spinal cord and has gone through months of physical therapy to regain lost function.