Volume 10 Supplement 1

Malformations of the craniocervical junction chiari type I and syringomyelia: classification, diagnosis and treatment

Review

Edited by Maravillas Izquierdo Martínez, Alfredo Avellaneda Fernández and Alberto Isla Guerrero

The publication of this supplement was made possible with help from the Institute de Salud Carlos III and the Public Health and Health Administration of the Universidad Europea de Madrid.

  1. Review

    Malformations of the craniocervical junction (chiari type I and syringomyelia: classification, diagnosis and treatment)

    Chiari disease (or malformation) is in general a congenital condition characterized by an anatomic defect of the base of the skull, in which the cerebellum and brain stem herniate through the foramen magnum in...

    Alfredo Avellaneda Fernández, Alberto Isla Guerrero, Maravillas Izquierdo Martínez, María Eugenia Amado Vázquez, Javier Barrón Fernández, Ester Chesa i Octavio, Javier De la Cruz Labrado, Mercedes Escribano Silva, Marta Fernández de Gamboa Fernández de Araoz, Rocío García-Ramos, Miguel García Ribes, Carmen Gómez, Joaquín Insausti Valdivia, Ramón Navarro Valbuena and José R Ramón

    BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2009 10(Suppl 1):S1

    Published on: 17 December 2009