Peg-like tonsil

Dr Dan J Bell and A.Prof Frank Gaillard et al.

Peg-like tonsils refer to the CT or MR appearances of pointed cerebellar tonsils on sagittal scans. 

The may help distinguish tonsillar ectopia from a Chiari 1 malformation.

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rID: 1855
Section: Signs
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