MR imaging of the craniovertebral junction, cranium, and brain in children with achondroplasia.

@article{Kao1989MRIO,
  title={MR imaging of the craniovertebral junction, cranium, and brain in children with achondroplasia.},
  author={Simon Kao and M. H. Waziri and Wilbur L. Smith and Yasufumi Sato and William T. C. Yuh and Edmund A. Franken},
  journal={AJR. American journal of roentgenology},
  year={1989},
  volume={153 3},
  pages={565-9}
}
MR imaging of the craniovertebral junction, cranium, and brain was performed in 10 patients (aged 3 months to 16 years) with achondroplasia. All patients had narrowing of the subarachnoid space at the level of the foramen magnum and five had compressive deformities of the cervicomedullary junction. Apparent upward displacement of the brainstem and a… CONTINUE READING