Chiari type I malformation with occult tethered cord syndrome in a child

Abstract

RATIONALE Chiari type I malformation (CM1) and occult tethered cord syndrome (OTCS) are considered to be malformations associated with subtle structural abnormalities of the terminal filum. Few studies have reported patients with CM1 and OTCS. Treatment strategy for patients of CM1 associated with OTCS is controversial. PATIENT CONCERNS A 14-year-old… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/MD.0000000000008239

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