Has anyone had the surgery
my husband was just diagnosed with CM with about 8-9mm of tonsil decention. We have an apt with a neuro surgeon in the next couple weeks. But I've been reading a lot about the recovery and finding that it's hard to find people with CM let alone that have had the surgery. If anyone here has had the surgery would you be willing to tell me how it went and how recovery was for you? I've been reading 1m up to a year of recovery time with the possibility of it not even doing much to help symptoms. TIA
-freaking out wife
Hello all! I'm so excited to have found this group with recent posts too! I just found out in early May by sheer accident and the grace of God that I have a chiari malformation with syrinx. My symptoms probably started noticeably within the last several months, but symptoms have rapidly progressed since my initial MRI. I just had two MRIS done yesterday ofor my cervical and thorastic...
Hello, I have a question. Is this anything to worry about?Low lying cerebellar tonsils (9 mm below the foramen magnum) but with apreserved rounded configuration most likely related to anatomic variancerather than suggestive Chiari I malformation.That is what the radiologist put on my mri results. My PCP says it's something I was born with but nothing to worry about. I have been diagnosed with...