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What causes a syrinx within the spinal cord?

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Dr. Scott Falci
Neurosurgery
3 doctors agree

In brief: Syringomyelia

A syrinx can occur from a post-traumtic spinal cord injury.
Consult a neurosurgeon who specializes in this to best determine the best course of treatment.

In brief: Syringomyelia

A syrinx can occur from a post-traumtic spinal cord injury.
Consult a neurosurgeon who specializes in this to best determine the best course of treatment.
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Dr. Rupesh Parikh
Internal Medicine - Oncology

In brief: Very rare

Syrinx is a rare, fluid-filled neuroglial cavity within the spinal cord (syringomyelia), in the brain stem (syringobulbia), or in the nerves of the elbow, usually in a young age.

In brief: Very rare

Syrinx is a rare, fluid-filled neuroglial cavity within the spinal cord (syringomyelia), in the brain stem (syringobulbia), or in the nerves of the elbow, usually in a young age.
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