Type I Chiari malformation presenting orthostatic syncope who treated with decompressive surgery

Abstract

Chiari malformations are a congenital anomaly of the hindbrain. The most common, Chiari malformation type I (CM-I), is characterized by herniation of the cerebellar tonsils extending at least 3 mm below the plane of the foramen magnum. Consequently, CM-I is associated with hydrocephalus and symptoms involving compression of the cervicomedullary junction by… (More)
DOI: 10.3345/kjp.2016.59.11.S149

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@inproceedings{Shin2016TypeIC, title={Type I Chiari malformation presenting orthostatic syncope who treated with decompressive surgery}, author={Hyun-Seung Shin and Jeong Ah Kim and Dong-Seok Kim and Joon Soo Lee}, booktitle={Korean journal of pediatrics}, year={2016} }