Chiari II malformation

Case contributed by Dr Roberto Schubert

Presentation

Referred by ophtalmologist for visual disturbances to rule out intracranial mass lesions. History otherwise uneventful. No previous surgery.

Patient Data

Age: 70
Gender: Male
CT

Small posterior fossa, defects of the septum pellucidum and corpus callosum, dysplasia of the skull vault.

Case Discussion

Findings consistent with Chiari type II malformation.

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Case information

rID: 17054
Case created: 13th Mar 2012
Last edited: 1st Nov 2015
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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