Chiari I malformation and extensive cervico-dorsal syringohydromyelia

Case contributed by Dr Mohammad A. ElBeialy


Adult female with bulbar manifestations, dysesthesia, bilateral upper and lower limbs weakness.

Patient Data

Age: 30 years
Gender: Female
Chiari I malformation with extensive cervico-dorsal syringohydromyelia. Downward tonsillar herniation for about 15 mm below the basion-opisthion line is seen. C5/C6 posterior isc protrusion is seen as well.
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Case information

rID: 24077
Published: 26th Jul 2013
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
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