Neuroimaging and the clinical manifestations of Chiari Malformation Type I (CMI).

Abstract

Chiari malformation type I (CMI) involves the caudal displacement of the cerebellar tonsils through the foramen magnum with resultant brainstem compression in some individuals. Due to pathophysiologic changes, secondary conditions may arise, such as syringohydromyelia (SH) and scoliosis. This disorder is unique, as the diagnosis is confirmed through… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s11916-015-0491-2

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