Post-traumatic syringomyelia, an update

@article{Williams1990PosttraumaticSA,
  title={Post-traumatic syringomyelia, an update},
  author={Bernard James Stiles Williams},
  journal={Spinal Cord},
  year={1990},
  volume={28},
  pages={296-313}
}
Post-traumatic and post-arachnoiditic syringomyelia is described in 31 patients from the Midland Centre for Neurosurgery and Neurology (MCNN). It is suggested that the mechanisms may be similar in the two groups and that treatment is best directed to disabling the likely filling mechanisms by opening up the cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) pathways and deliberately leaving the dura open to create an artificial meningocele. It is suggested that drainage on its own is inappropriate but that when… CONTINUE READING
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