Occult tethered cord syndrome: a review

  title={Occult tethered cord syndrome: a review},
  author={Albert Tu and Paul Steinbok},
  journal={Child's Nervous System},
Tethered cord syndrome is a well-defined condition, the management of which is fairly uniform. In contrast, occult tethered cord syndrome is a recently defined entity, where the management is still controversial. The pathophysiology is unclear and may be conceptually incongruent with current understanding of typical tethered cord syndrome. Presentation, investigation, and management of this condition are reviewed, and current understanding is presented. The aim of this study is to review the… CONTINUE READING

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