Arnold- Chiari Malformation (A Case Report)

Case report


H. Ali , S. Zunni

Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Al-Arab Medical University, Benghazi, G.S.P.L.A.J.

Garyounis Medical Journal Vol. 17, No. 1-2. January/July l994:116-118


Arnold— Chiari malformation is a congenital anomaly of the hindbrain. It is a rare congenital malformation of unknown causes. Though initial cases were reported among the European population, no race seems to be spared and there have been occasional case reports from all the world. Males and females are equally affected. A case recently seen by us is being reported.

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