Experts and Doctors on syringomyelia in Tokyo, Japan
Locale: Tokyo, Japan
Nakamura M, Chiba K, Nishizawa T, Maruiwa H, Matsumoto M, Toyama Y. Retrospective study of surgery-related outcomes in patients with syringomyelia associated with Chiari I malformation: clinical significance of changes in the size and localization of syrinx on pain relief. J Neurosurg. 2004;100:241-4 pubmed
Di Rocco F, Oi S. Spontaneous regression of syringomyelia in Hajdu-Cheney syndrome with severe platybasia. Case report. J Neurosurg. 2005;103:194-7 pubmed
..This observation illustrates one possible evolution of syringomyelia in the natural history of HCS and raises the question of the potential mechanisms involved in the spontaneous drainage of the syringomyelic cavity...
Kubota M, Shin M, Taniguchi M, Terao T, Nakauchi J, Takahashi H. Syringomyelia caused by intrathecal remnants of oil-based contrast medium. J Neurosurg Spine. 2008;8:169-73 pubmed publisher
..No reports on thoracic adhesive arachnoiditis and syringomyelia caused by oil-based dye referred to this mechanism in reviewing the literature. ..