Chiari I: Visual Disturbances

Decompression in Chiari Malformation: Clinical, Ocular Motor, Cerebellar, and Vestibular Outcome.
Goldschagg N, Feil K, Ihl F, Krafczyk S, Kunz M, Tonn JC, Strupp M, Peraud A.
Front Neurol. 2017 Jun 22;8:292.
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Diagnostic value of neuro-ophthalmological signs in cases of Chiari I malformation.
Bekerman I, Sigal T, Kimiagar I, Almer ZE, Vaiman M.
Childs Nerv Syst. 2016 Dec;32(12):2423-2428.

Neuro-ophthalmology of type 1 Chiari malformation.
Shaikh AG, Ghasia FF.
Expert Rev Ophthalmol. 2015;10(4):351-357. 

A case of bilateral uveitis and optic disc swelling with Chiari I malformation.
Eken V, Nilüfer Yalçındağ F, Batıoğlu F, Işıkay CT.
Saudi J Ophthalmol. 2012 Jul;26(3):335-7.

Progressive, asymptomatic papilledema as the presenting sign of a Chiari I malformation.
Optometry. 2012 Mar 30;83(3):114-9.

Chiari I malformation presenting as downbeat nystagmus: Clinical presentation, diagnosis, and management.
Optometry. 2012 Feb 15;83(2):80-6.

Chiari type I malformation: a mimicker of myasthenia gravis.
Neurologist. 2011 Mar;17(2):86-8.

Papilloedema due to Chiari I malformation.
BMJ Case Rep. 2011 Oct 16;2011


Pilon A, Rhee P, Newman T, Messner L.
Bilateral abducens palsies and facial weakness as initial manifestations of a Chiari 1 malformation.
Optom Vis Sci. 2007 Oct;84(10):936-40.

  • The first reported case of bilateral 6th nerve palsies and facial weakness occurring together in a person with CM-I. The deficits resolved 2 months after decompression.

Kowal L, Yahalom C, Shuey NH.
Chiari 1 malformation presenting as strabismus.
Binocul Vis Strabismus Q. 2006;21(1):18-26. 

Al-Awami A, Flanders ME, Andermann F, Polomeno RC.
Resolution of periodic alternating nystagmus after decompression for Chiari malformation.
Can J Ophthalmol. 2005 Dec;40(6):778-80. 

Vaphiades MS, Eggenberger ER, Miller NR, Frohman L, Krisht A.
Resolution of papilledema after neurosurgical decompression for primary Chiari I malformation.
Am J Ophthalmol. 2002 May;133(5):673-8. 

Blepharoclonus and Arnold-Chiari malformation.
Jacome DE.
Acta Neurol Scand. 2001 Aug;104(2):113-7.