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Episodes of near-fainting followed by muscle weakness & general dizziness. Dx'd w/chiari malformation t1 ~7 years ago; usually asymptomatic. Related?
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Dr. ARMAN Askari
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
4 doctors agree
In brief: Likely
Chiari malformation is a condition where brain tissue protrudes into the spinal canal.
In type i headaches associated with sudden coughing, sneezing, straining. Near fainting / dizziness also common.

In brief: Likely
Chiari malformation is a condition where brain tissue protrudes into the spinal canal.
In type i headaches associated with sudden coughing, sneezing, straining. Near fainting / dizziness also common.
Dr. ARMAN Askari
Dr. ARMAN Askari
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Dr. William Singer
Pediatrics - Neurology
3 doctors agree
In brief: Possibly
You should see a Neurologist or neurosurgeon to investigate

In brief: Possibly
You should see a Neurologist or neurosurgeon to investigate
Dr. William Singer
Dr. William Singer
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