Scholarships for Graves' Disease or Chiari Malformation #1?

Answer Check the American Syringomyelia Alliance Project website ( and then search for the Bobby Jones Scholarship. This is for people with Chiari or Syringomyelia, or both. You may have to b... Read More »

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Can you drive with chiari malformation?

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.

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 »

Can Chiari malformation cause death?

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 »