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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Goodrich
39 years experience Neurosurgery
Syringomyelia: The symptoms most common associated with syringomyelia are neuropathic pains and best to see a neurologist who deals in pain management as they can be ... Read More

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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michele Arnold
22 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Not really: The standard of care for managing syringomyelia is to decrease pressure effects that could cause the syrinx (spinal cord cyst) to expand. Avoid valsal ... Read More
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Dr. Ecaterina Sartina
35 years experience Pediatrics
No: Usually surgical. In rare cases, a syrinx may resolve on its own without treatment. If syringomyelia is causing signs and symptoms that interfere wit ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nalinaksha Joshi
23 years experience Neurology
Many: Syringomyelia usually does not give pain. Depending on the character of pain a doctor may be able to define mechanism of pain. For neuropathic pain th ... Read More
Dr. Scott Falci
36 years experience Neurosurgery
SYringomyelia: Syringomyelia can be a congential issue or from a post-traumtic injury. The central neuropatic pain can be addressed in a number of ways depending on ... Read More
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bradley Younggren
22 years experience Emergency Medicine
Fluid Buldup: Syringomyelia is damage to the spinal cord due to buildup of fluid as a result of spinal cord trauma, spinal cord tumors, or birth defects.
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A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. Randolph Evans
43 years experience Neurology
Chiari I: Chiari i malformation most common less often, klippel-feil, postinfectious, postinflammatory, spinal neoplasms, posttraumatic.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Goodrich
39 years experience Neurosurgery
Syringomyelia: Symptoms include hand and leg weakness, sensation loss in the arms and hands and the diagnostic test of choice is an MRI of the cervical and thoracic ... Read More
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Marx
48 years experience Pain Management
Why: Why do you think that you need any testing for this condition?
A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ramin AmirNovin
21 years experience Neurosurgery
No data: To my knowledge, there is no studied herbs that help for syringomyelia. In fact, there are no medications in general that help for syringomyelia.
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Randolph Evans
43 years experience Neurology
Chiari I: Most commonly in those with chiari i malformation. Less often with klippel-feil syndrome, postinfectious, postinflammatory, spinal neoplasms, and post ... Read More
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Julian Bragg
17 years experience Neurology
Idiopathic=dont know: Unfortunately, the term "idiopathic" means that there is no clear underlying cause. Once a cause has been identified, it is no longer an idiopathic d ... Read More
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