Pathogenesis of Chiari malformation: a morphometric study of the posterior cranial fossa.

@article{Nishikawa1997PathogenesisOC,
  title={Pathogenesis of Chiari malformation: a morphometric study of the posterior cranial fossa.},
  author={Manabu Nishikawa and Hiroaki Sakamoto and Akira Hakuba and Naruhiko Nakanishi and Yuichi Inoue},
  journal={Journal of neurosurgery},
  year={1997},
  volume={86 1},
  pages={40-7}
}
To investigate overcrowding in the posterior cranial fossa as the pathogenesis of adult-type Chiari malformation, the authors studied the morphology of the brainstem and cerebellum within the posterior cranial fossa (neural structures consisting of the midbrain, pons, cerebellum, and medulla oblongata) as well as the base of the skull while taking into… CONTINUE READING