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I have arnold chiari malformation type 2 with syrinx. I recently had re-exploration durap. What are the possible side effects from that?

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Dr. Bikash Bose
Neurosurgery
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In brief: Recurrence

Hopefully everything works out for you.
But if there is a problem with sealing of the patch leaks and swelling can develop.This fluid can cause compression of the brain stem.You should talk to your surgeon.

In brief: Recurrence

Hopefully everything works out for you.
But if there is a problem with sealing of the patch leaks and swelling can develop.This fluid can cause compression of the brain stem.You should talk to your surgeon.
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