Arnold Chiari Malformation

Common Name(s)

Arnold Chiari Malformation

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Condition Specific Organizations

Following organizations serve the condition "Arnold Chiari Malformation" for support, advocacy or research.

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American Syringomyelia & Chiari Alliance Project, Inc.

To improve the lives of people affected by syringomyelia, Chiari malformation and related disorders, while we find the cure.

Last Updated: 30 Oct 2012

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Chiari & Syringomyelia Foundation

Our mission is to advance knowledge through research and to educate the medical, allied sciences, and lay community about Chiari malformation, syringomyelia and related CSF (cerebrospinal fluid) disorders.

Last Updated: 18 Mar 2013

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Spina Bifida Resource

Spina Bifida Resource's mission is to promote the prevention of spina bifida and its secondary conditions and to enhance the health and well-being of those affected.

Last Updated: 15 Nov 2012

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World Arnold Chiari Malformation Association

Staffed by volunteers, the World Arnold Chiari Malformation Association is committed to providing support, current information, and understanding to those affected by the Arnold Chiari malformation and syringomyelia. It is also our goal to raise the awareness of, and educate the medical community as to the complex nature of this disease and how it affects the lives of those who have it.

Last Updated: 20 Feb 2013

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Condition Specific Organizations

Following organizations serve the condition "Arnold Chiari Malformation" for support, advocacy or research.

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American Syringomyelia & Chiari Alliance Project, Inc.

To improve the lives of people affected by syringomyelia, Chiari malformation and related disorders, while we find the cure.

http://www.asap.org

Last Updated: 30 Oct 2012

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Chiari & Syringomyelia Foundation

Our mission is to advance knowledge through research and to educate the medical, allied sciences, and lay community about Chiari malformation, syringomyelia and related CSF (cerebrospinal fluid) disorders.

http://www.CSFinfo.org

Last Updated: 18 Mar 2013

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Spina Bifida Resource

Spina Bifida Resource's mission is to promote the prevention of spina bifida and its secondary conditions and to enhance the health and well-being of those affected.

http://spinabifidaresource.weebly.com/

Last Updated: 15 Nov 2012

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World Arnold Chiari Malformation Association

Staffed by volunteers, the World Arnold Chiari Malformation Association is committed to providing support, current information, and understanding to those affected by the Arnold Chiari malformation and syringomyelia. It is also our goal to raise the awareness of, and educate the medical community as to the complex nature of this disease and how it affects the lives of those who have it.

http://www.wacma.com/

Last Updated: 20 Feb 2013

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Scientific Literature

Articles from the PubMed Database

Research articles describe the outcome of a single study. They are the published results of original research.
The terms "Arnold Chiari Malformation" returned 33 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Arnold-Chiari 1 malformation type 1 with syringohydromyelia presenting as acute tetraparesis: a case report.
 

Author(s): Byron Schneider, Pravardhan Birthi, Sara Salles

Journal: J Spinal Cord Med. 2013 Mar;36(2):161-5.

 

A 19-year-old woman who presented to a community hospital after awakening with tetraparesis, generalized paresthesia, and severe neck pain, and was transferred to an acute care hospital.

Last Updated: 1 Jul 2013

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Novel cAMP binding protein-BP (CREBBP) mutation in a girl with Rubinstein-Taybi syndrome, GH deficiency, Arnold Chiari malformation and pituitary hypoplasia.
 

Author(s): Pierluigi Marzuillo, Anna Grandone, Ruggero Coppola, Domenico Cozzolino, Adalgisa Festa, Federica Messa, Caterina Luongo, Emanuele Miraglia Del Giudice, Laura Perrone

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Rubinstein-Taybi syndrome (RTS) is a rare autosomal dominant disorder (prevalence 1:125,000) characterised by broad thumbs and halluces, facial dysmorphism, psychomotor development delay, skeletal defects, abnormalities in the posterior fossa and short stature. The known genetic causes ...

Last Updated: 18 Mar 2013

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[Obstructive sleep apnea-hypopnea syndrome associated with type II Arnold-Chiari malformation. Benefits of neurosurgical intervention].
 

Author(s): N Navarro Patiño, J L Rodríguez Cimadevilla, R Peraita-Adrados, A Salcedo Posadas

Journal: An Pediatr (Barc). 2013 Mar;78(3):195-8.

 

Last Updated: 28 Feb 2013

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The terms "Arnold Chiari Malformation" returned 0 free, full-text review articles on human participants.

 
 
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Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

Genetic Analysis of the Chiari I Malformation
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Syringomyelia; Type I Arnold Chiari Malformation

 

Last Updated: 14 Mar 2014

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A Prospective Natural History Study of Patients With Syringomyelia
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Syringomyelia; Arnold Chiari Deformity

 

Last Updated: 14 Mar 2014

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Dural Graft Equivalent Comparison Trial
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Chiari Malformation

 

Last Updated: 14 Apr 2014

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