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I have been diagnosed with a chiari 1 malformation. What are my treatment options besides surgery. ?

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Dr. Pam Yoder
Obstetrics & Gynecology - Maternal Fetal Medicine
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In brief: Need more info

I have referred this to our experts in neurology.

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Dr. Pam Yoder
Dr. Pam Yoder
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Dr. K.C. Brewington
Neurosurgery
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In brief: Options

Asymptomatic chiari malformations do not mandate surgery.
Upper spinal cord/lower brainstem compression which is symptomatic is a solid surgical indication as is syringomyelia or hydrocephalus.

In brief: Options

Asymptomatic chiari malformations do not mandate surgery.
Upper spinal cord/lower brainstem compression which is symptomatic is a solid surgical indication as is syringomyelia or hydrocephalus.
Dr. K.C. Brewington
Dr. K.C. Brewington
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