Ehlers-Danlos

Ehlers-Danlos is a group of heritable connective tissue disorders. 

Craniocervical Instability and Atlanto-Axial Instability is a rare issue that can occur in Chiari mainly when they also have Ehlers-Danlos

CCI/AAI

IIH/Leak

Intracranial Hypertension occurs when there is excess CSF fluid. Leaks (Intracranial Hypotension) occurs when there is too little CSF to buffer the brain

Dysautonomia

Dysautonomia is a condition where the is dysfunction in the autonomic system. This can impact people with Chiari and/or Syringomyelia 

Tethered Cord

Tethered Cord occurs when part of the spine gets stuck. This causes stretching of the spinal cord and symptoms. 

Chronic Pain

Chronic pain is a frequent issue for many people with Chiari and/or Syringomyelia. Learn more about Chronic Pain.

MRI's

A place to learn about the basics of Magnetic Resonance Imaging. 

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Anatomy

A section to learn basic anatomy so you can better understand your MRI's

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