Chiari II malformation and syringomyelia.

Academic Article


  • The Chiari II malformation and associated hydrosyringomyelia represent a complex spectrum of anatomic changes and clinical presentations whose management is rapidly changing as more is discovered about the natural history of these patients. Trends toward earlier operation on milder symptoms in selected patients may lead to improved neurologic outcome in these patients.
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  • Adolescent, Adult, Arnold-Chiari Malformation, Cerebrospinal Fluid Pressure, Cerebrospinal Fluid Shunts, Child, Child, Preschool, Female, Follow-Up Studies, Humans, Infant, Infant, Newborn, Laminectomy, Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Male, Neurologic Examination, Postoperative Complications, Syringomyelia, Tomography, X-Ray Computed
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  • Rauzzino M; Oakes WJ
  • Start Page

  • 293
  • End Page

  • 309
  • Volume

  • 6
  • Issue

  • 2