Can Chiari malformation cause death?

Answer Death is rare, but can happen. I know this because my son passed away 15 months ago. Cause: Chiari Malformation, Type 1. We were unaware of the condition and he seemed very healthy. It was found by... Read More »

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Can having chiari malformation cause you to be discharged from the military?

Is chiari malformation hereditery?

Yes. But not in all cases. I myself have Chiari Malformation Type I and my mom and grandma have it, but the gene skipped my older brother who does not have this malformation.

Chiari one malformation and the air force?

We would search on Twitter, MySpace and Facebook to start with. It is quite likely that someone will know the person, or they may be registered.

Who discovered Chiari malformation?

Hans von Chiari, Professor of Morbid Anatomy at Charles University in Prague, 1891 published a his findings describing three cases with malformations of the lower part of the cerebellum and brain s... Read More »