Chiari II malformation

Case contributed by Dr Roberto Schubert


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

Patient Data

Age: 70 years
Gender: Male

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
Published: 13th Mar 2012
Last edited: 21st Aug 2020
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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