Hemihypertrophy and the Chiari I malformation

Academic Article


  • We report two children with hemihypertrophy and Chiari I malformation (CIM) and review the extant medical literature regarding CIM and overgrowth disorders. We propose that these two entities do not represent a spurious association but rather share a common dysembryology of mesoderm. Copyright © 2003 S. Karger AG, Basel.
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    Author List

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

  • 258
  • End Page

  • 261
  • Volume

  • 38
  • Issue

  • 5