Acute Hydrocephalus following a Chiari I DecompressionElton S.a · Tubbs R.S.a,b · Wellons, III J.C.a · Blount J.P.a · Grabb P.A.a · Oakes W.J.a
aChildren’s Hospital of Alabama, bDepartment of Cell Biology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Ala., USA
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Complications of posterior cranial fossa decompression for Chiari malformations are uncommon. We present three patients who developed infratentorial supracerebellar hygromas causing acute hydrocephalus after posterior cranial fossa decompression.
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