Ask the Expert: Syringomyelia – Learning What We Don’t Know

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VIRTUAL MEETING - September 30, 2021
Dr. Stadler explains what a syrinx is, how it can effect a patent, symptoms it can cause, and how it can be caused. He also discusses why they can be complicated to treat, what surgeons are learning through research and what the future looks like as far as diagnosis and treatment of syringomyelia.   Dr. Stadler answers questions from our audience including topics such as: pressure in Chiari, the possibility of a syrinx causing nerve pain symptoms like an MS hug, comorbidities including EDS and tethered cord, and the idiopathic syrinx. This lecture and Q&A was given completely virtually on September 30, 2021 under the Ask the Expert Series. (2021)   Full transcript (coming soon):

Revised: 05/2022