Tethered Spinal Cord

Spinal cord detethering in children with tethered cord syndrome and Chiari type 1 malformations.
J Clin Neurosci. 2015 Nov;22(11):1749-52. 

The neurophysiological balance in Chiari type 1 malformation (CM1), tethered cord and related syndromes.
Neurol Sci. 2011 Dec;32 Suppl 3:S311-6. 

Impact of tethered cord release on symptoms of Chiari II malformation in children born with a myelomeningocele.
Childs Nerv Syst. 2011 Jun;27(6):975-8. 
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Concurrent Chiari decompression and spinal cord untethering in children: feasibility in a small case series.
Acta Neurochir (Wien). 2011 Jan;153(1):109-14; discussion 114.

Development of an acquired Chiari malformation Type I in the setting of an untreated lipomyelomeningocele. Case report.
J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2008 Feb;1(2):164-6.

Bertram CD, Bilston LE, Stoodley MA.
Tensile radial stress in the spinal cord related to arachnoiditis or tethering: a numerical model.
Med Biol Eng Comput. 2008 Mar 18.

Samdani AF, Asghar J, Pahys J, D'Andrea L, Betz RR.
Concurrent spinal cord untethering and scoliosis correction: case report.
Spine. 2007 Dec 15;32(26):E832-6. 

Yamada S, Won DJ, Pezeshkpour G, Yamada BS, Yamada SM, Siddiqi J, Zouros A, Colohan AR.
Pathophysiology of tethered cord syndrome and similar complex disorders.
Neurosurg Focus. 2007;23(2):1-10. Review.

Bui CJ, Tubbs RS, Oakes WJ.
Tethered cord syndrome in children: a review.
Neurosurg Focus. 2007;23(2):1-9.

Agarwalla PK, Dunn IF, Scott RM, Smith ER.
Tethered cord syndrome.
Neurosurg Clin N Am. 2007 Jul;18(3):531-47. 

Hajnovic L, Trnka J.
Tethered spinal cord syndrome--the importance of time for outcomes.
Eur J Pediatr Surg. 2007 Jun;17(3):190-3.

Lew SM, Kothbauer KF.
Tethered cord syndrome: an updated review.
Pediatr Neurosurg. 2007;43(3):236-48. Review. 

Yamada S, Won DJ.
What is the true tethered cord syndrome?
Childs Nerv Syst. 2007 Apr;23(4):371-5. Epub 2007 Jan 17. 

Beaumont A, Muszynski CA, Kaufman BA.
Clinical significance of terminal syringomyelia in association with pediatric tethered cord syndrome.
Pediatr Neurosurg. 2007;43(3):216-21. 

Rajpal S, Tubbs RS, George T, Oakes WJ, Fuchs HE, Hadley MN, Iskandar BJ.
Tethered cord due to spina bifida occulta presenting in adulthood: a tricenter review of 61 patients.
J Neurosurg Spine. 2007 Mar;6(3):210-5. 

Tredway TL, Musleh W, Christie SD, Khavkin Y, Fessler RG, Curry DJ.
A novel minimally invasive technique for spinal cord untethering.
Neurosurgery. 2007 Feb;60(2 Suppl 1):ONS70-4; discussion ONS74. 

Reis AJ.
New surgical approach for late complications from spinal cord injury.
BMC Surg. 2006 Oct 23;6:12. 

Abel TJ, Chowdhary A, Gabikian P, Ellenbogen RG, Avellino AM.
Acquired chiari malformation type I associated with a fatty terminal filum. Case report.
J Neurosurg. 2006 Oct;105(4 Suppl):329-32.

Metcalfe PD, Luerssen TG, King SJ, Kaefer M, Meldrum KK, Cain MP, Rink RC, Casale AJ.
Treatment of the occult tethered spinal cord for neuropathic bladder: results of sectioning the filum terminale.
J Urol. 2006 Oct;176(4 Pt 2):1826-9; discussion 1830. 

Guerra LA, Pike J, Milks J, Barrowman N, Leonard M.
Outcome in patients who underwent tethered cord release for occult spinal dysraphism.
J Urol. 2006 Oct;176(4 Pt 2):1729-32. 

Paradiso G, Lee GY, Sarjeant R, Hoang L, Massicotte EM, Fehlings MG.
Multimodality intraoperative neurophysiologic monitoring findings during surgery for adult tethered cord syndrome: analysis of a series of 44 patients with long-term follow-up.
Spine. 2006 Aug 15;31(18):2095-102. 

Steinbok P, Garton HJ, Gupta N.
Occult tethered cord syndrome: a survey of practice patterns.
J Neurosurg. 2006 May;104(5 Suppl):309-13. 

Selden NR.
Occult tethered cord syndrome: the case for surgery.
J Neurosurg. 2006 May;104(5 Suppl):302-4. 

Drake JM.
Occult tethered cord syndrome: not an indication for surgery.
J Neurosurg. 2006 May;104(5 Suppl):305-8. 

Rinaldi F, Cioffi FA, Columbano L, Krasagakis G, Bernini FP.
Tethered cord syndrome.
J Neurosurg Sci. 2005 Dec;49(4):131-5; discussion 135. 

Royo-Salvador MB, Sole-Llenas J, Domenech JM, Gonzalez-Adrio R.
Results of the section of the filum terminale in 20 patients with syringomyelia, scoliosis and Chiari malformation.
Acta Neurochir (Wien). 2005 May;147(5):515-23; discussion 523. 

Yamada S, Won DJ, Siddiqi J, Yamada SM.
Tethered cord syndrome: overview of diagnosis and treatment.
Neurol Res. 2004 Oct;26(7):719-21. Review.

Yamada S, Won DJ, Yamada SM.
Pathophysiology of tethered cord syndrome: correlation with symptomatology.
Neurosurg Focus. 2004 Feb 15;16(2):E6. Review.

Iskandar BJ, Fulmer BB, Hadley MN, Oakes
Congenital tethered spinal cord syndrome in adults.
Neurosurg Focus. 2001 Jan 15;10(1):e7. 

Warder DE.
Tethered cord syndrome and occult spinal dysraphism.
Neurosurg Focus. 2001 Jan 15;10(1):e1. Review. 

Tubbs RS, Elton S, Bartolucci AA, Grabb P, Oakes WJ.
The position of the conus medullaris in children with a Chiari I malformation.
Pediatr Neurosurg. 2000 Nov;33(5):249-251. 

Erkan K, Unal F, Kiris T, Karalar T.
Treatment of terminal syringomyelia in association with tethered cord syndrome: clinical outcomes with and without syrinx drainage.
Neurosurg Focus. 2000 Mar 15;8(3):E9