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Arnold Chiari malformation Type 1
Recent MRI Scans shows that my mother has Arnold chiari malformation type 1 and presence of syrinx at D2 Spinal canal...my question is whether treatment for this is only surgery or any other options available without going for surgery?
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If asymptomatic do nothing... If symptomatic syrinx.... Go ahead with surgery
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