NEW CHIARI-RELATED STUDY: Prognostic Value of Newborn Hearing Screening in Patients with Myelomeningocele

Fri, 09/19/2014

This study was published on Sept. 12 and comes from the University of Minnesota. Brainstem dysfunction occurs in a minority of patients with myelomeningocele, most of whom have Chiari II. Some surgeons advocate early identification of these patients for craniocervical decompression to avoid significant mortality. To read MORE, please CLICK HERE