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If your headaches are made worse by coughing, sneezing or straining, you might have Chiari. Talk to your doctor about getting an MRI.
While there are different surgical techniques and some are more detailed, posterior fossa decompression surgery involves a minimum of removing a small piece of the back of the skull and part of the first vertebrae.