Cutaneous manifestations and the Chiari I malformation.

Academic Article

Abstract

  • This article presents a child with Chiari I malformation and cutis marmorata telangiectatica congenita and reviews the medical literature regarding Chiari I malformation and other cutaneous disorders. In addition to cutis marmorata telangiectatica congenita and Chiari I malformation, our patient exhibited hemihypertrophy, Tourette's syndrome, scoliosis, obsessive-compulsive disorder, and seizures. Other associated findings seen in patients with Chiari I malformation include basilar invagination, Klippel-Feil syndrome, atlantoaxial assimilation, scoliosis from an underlying syrinx, and hydrocephalus.
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    Keywords

  • Arnold-Chiari Malformation, Cerebellum, Child, Female, Foramen Magnum, Humans, Skin
  • Author List

  • Tubbs RS; Smyth MD; Wellons JC; Blount JP; Oakes WJ
  • Start Page

  • 250
  • End Page

  • 252
  • Volume

  • 29
  • Issue

  • 3