Chiari I: Pediatric

Morphometric and volumetric comparison of 102 children with symptomatic and asymptomatic Chiari malformation Type I.
Khalsa SSS, Geh N, Martin BA, Allen PA, Strahle J, Loth F, Habtzghi D, Urbizu Serrano A, McQuaide D, Garton HJL, Muraszko KM, Maher CO.
J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2017 Nov 10:1-7.

Headache outcomes in children undergoing foramen magnum decompression for Chiari I malformation.
Raza-Knight S, Mankad K, Prabhakar P, Thompson D.
Arch Dis Child. 2017 Mar;102(3):238-243.

Headache and Chiari I Malformation in Children and Adolescents.
Victorio MC, Khoury CK.
Semin Pediatr Neurol. 2016 Feb;23(1):35-9.

Perioperative outcomes and complications associated with allogeneic duraplasty for the management of Chiari malformations Type I in 48 pediatric patients.
J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2012 Aug;10(2):142-9.

Complex Chiari malformations in children: an analysis of preoperative risk factors for occipitocervical fusion.
J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2012 Aug;10(2):134-41.

Outcomes of Chiari I-associated scoliosis after intervention: a meta-analysis of the pediatric literature.
Childs Nerv Syst. 2012 Aug;28(8):1213-9.

Surgical management of patients with Chiari I malformation.
Int J Pediatr. 2012;2012:640127. 

Natural history of untreated syringomyelia in pediatric patients.
Neurosurg Focus. 2011 Dec;31(6):E13.

Treatment practices for Chiari malformation type I with syringomyelia: results of a survey of the American Society of Pediatric Neurosurgeons.
J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2011 Nov;8(5):430-7

Consensus conference on Chiari: a malformation or an anomaly? Scoliosis and others orthopaedic deformities related to Chiari 1 malformation.
Neurol Sci. 2011 Dec;32 Suppl 3:S341-3.

Natural history of Chiari type I malformation in children.
Neurol Sci. 2011 Dec;32 Suppl 3:S275-7.

Treatment for Chiari 1 malformation (CIM): analysis of a pediatric surgical series.
Neurol Sci. 2011 Dec;32 Suppl 3:S321-4

Outcomes in pediatric patients with Chiari malformation Type I followed up without surgery.
J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2011 Apr;7(4):375-9.

Institutional experience with 500 cases of surgically treated pediatric Chiari malformation Type I.
J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2011 Mar;7(3):248-56.

Precocious puberty in two girls with Chiari I malformation: a contribution to a larger use of brain MRI in the diagnosis of central precocious puberty.
Minerva Pediatr. 2010 Jun;62(3):315-7.

Posterior fossa morphometry in symptomatic pediatric and adult Chiari I malformation.
J Clin Neurosci. 2009 Nov;16(11):1449-54.

Outcome of Chiari-associated syringomyelia after hindbrain decompression in children: analysis of 49 consecutive cases.
Neurosurgery. 2008 Jun;62(6):1307-13; discussion 1313.


Tubbs RS, Bui CJ, Rice WC, Loukas M, Naftel RP, Holcombe MP, Oakes WJ
Critical analysis of the Chiari malformation Type I found in children with lipomyelomeningocele.
J Neurosurg. 2007 Mar;106(3 Suppl):196-200. 

Caldarelli M, Novegno F, Vassimi L, Romani R, Tamburrini G, Di Rocco C.
The role of limited posterior fossa craniectomy in the surgical treatment of Chiari malformation Type I: experience with a pediatric series.
J Neurosurg. 2007 Mar;106(3 Suppl):187-95. 

Tubbs RS, Doyle S, Conklin M, Oakes WJ.
Scoliosis in a child with Chiari I malformation and the absence of syringomyelia: case report and a review of the literature.
Childs Nerv Syst. 2006 Oct;22(10):1351-4. Epub 2006 Mar 11. Review. 

Bhangoo R, Sgouros S.
Scoliosis in children with Chiari I-related syringomyelia.
Childs Nerv Syst. 2006 Sep;22(9):1154-7. Epub 2006 Mar 16. 

Sgouros S, Kountouri M, Natarajan K.
Posterior fossa volume in children with Chiari malformation Type I.
J Neurosurg. 2006 Aug;105(2 Suppl):101-6. 

Szewka AJ, Walsh LE, Boaz JC, Carvalho KS, Golomb MR.
Chiari in the family: inheritance of the Chiari I malformation.
Pediatr Neurol. 2006 Jun;34(6):481-5. 

Murray C, Seton C, Prelog K, Fitzgerald DA.
Arnold Chiari type 1 malformation presenting with sleep disordered breathing in well children.
Arch Dis Child. 2006 Apr;91(4):342-3.  

Fagan LH, Ferguson S, Yassari R, Frim DM.
The Chiari pseudotumor cerebri syndrome: symptom recurrence after decompressive surgery for Chiari malformation type I.
Pediatr Neurosurg. 2006;42(1):14-9.

Iskandar BJ, Quigley M, Haughton VM.
Foramen magnum cerebrospinal fluid flow characteristics in children with Chiari I malformation before and after craniocervical decompression.
J Neurosurg. 2004 Nov;101(2 Suppl):169-78. 

Clinical features of Chiari I malformations.
Steinbok P.
Childs Nerv Syst. 2004 May;20(5):329-31.

Wynn R, Goldsmith AJ.
Chiari Type I malformation and upper airway obstruction in adolescents.
Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2004 May;68(5):607-11. 

Tubbs RS, Wellons JC 3rd, Blount JP, Oakes WJ, Grabb PA.
Cessation of chronic hypertension after posterior fossa decompression in a child with Chiari I malformation. Case report.
J Neurosurg. 2004 Feb;100(2 Suppl Pediatrics):194-6. 

Tubbs RS, McGirt MJ, Oakes WJ.
Surgical experience in 130 pediatric patients with Chiari I malformations.
J Neurosurg. 2003 Aug;99(2):291-6

Greenlee JD, Donovan KA, Hasan DM, Menezes AH.
Chiari I malformation in the very young child: the spectrum of presentations and experience in 31 children under age 6 years.
Pediatrics. 2002 Dec;110(6):1212-9.

Pandey A, Robinson S, Cohen AR.
Cerebellar fits in children with Chiari I malformation.
Neurosurg Focus. 2001 Jul 15;11(1):E4.       

Krieger MD, McComb JG, Levy ML. 
Toward a simpler surgical management of Chiari I malformation in a pediatric population. 
Pediatr Neurosurg. 1999; 30(3): 113-21

Hudgins RJ.
Paroxysmal rage as a presenting symptom of the Chiari I malformation. Report of two cases.
J Neurosurg. 1999 Aug;91(2):328-9.

Elia M, Biondi R, Sofia V, Musumeci SA, Ferri R, Capovilla G, Curatolo P.
Seizures in Chiari I malformation: a clinical and electroencephalographic study.
J Child Neurol. 1999 Jul;14(7):446-50.