Chiari malformation-related headache: outcome after surgical treatment

Elena Beretta, Ignazio G. Vetrano, Marcella Curone, Luisa Chiapparini, Marika Furlanetto, Gennaro Bussone, Laura G. Valentini

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The outcome of headache in a series of 135 operated CM1 is presented. Favorable results were obtained in 85% of atypical and 93% typical headache with the support of a multidisciplinary approach that restricted the indications for surgery.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)95-98
Number of pages4
JournalNeurological Sciences
Publication statusPublished - May 1 2017


  • Cerebrospinal fluid
  • Chiari 1 malformation
  • Headache
  • Occipital-cervical decompression
  • Syringomyelia

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Dermatology
  • Clinical Neurology
  • Psychiatry and Mental health


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