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I was wondering, if anyone else has problems seeing black shadows now and then.. they aren't "floaters" it's more like.. a flash of light...
Any one developed MRSA infection in wound after Chiari Decompression?
I have been decompressed 2 times (in 2014). Both times the dura was opened and I had a c1 laminectomy as well. My headaches never fully...
I know this topic has come up before but I’m curious about the internal itching I had the dreaded incision itch the first time but thi...
Hey All - I am having some serious issues with my legs and don't know whats going on. I don't have a diagnosis but am working with a few ...
Hey all , To those of you out there who have a TENS UNIT, Does it help ? and where did you get it? Make and model cost???? ANY feedbac...
Hello all. Like many of you I have Chiari along with headache pain and intense head pain when straining. I have just been told that I nee...
Not sure if my severe shoulder pain will go away as the nerves settle or perhaps never. Thoughts?
Hey guys, it's been awhile since I have been around... haven't been doing so well, having a hard time dealing with things... but, I was j...
Just wanted to take some time to say a few things I’ve learned through my journey with chiari. It’s been a bumpy and trying road fille...
My symptoms the lightheaded feeling, shortness of breath, and just feeling really unwell and disconnected are getting worse.. Is this sig...
On January 22nd, 2019 I had decompression surgery. The neurosurgeon specialized in Chiari Type 1 procedures and I completely trust him. I...
I just stopped in to wish you a Merry Christmas and to thank you for your replies. Toolmaker
Hi all, I was incredibly blessed about a year ago to join this forum and to find a TRUE Chiari Specialist who did my decompression surge...
Hi, My GP has ordered a sleep study because I've complained of fatigue. Doctors look at me with 'that look' because nothing has ...
I am 56 and have Chiari. I have just recently started feeling flushing, sometimes with tingling, in my face. It is very sporadic. I know ...
Hi all, please wear your purple January 7th, to help spread awareness and show support for our friend as she heads in for other surgery. ...
I have a 17 year old daughter diagnosed with chiari I after severe migraines, balance issues, seizures, etc. Had decompression surgery w...
Hi I wanted to get a list started for those of you in Canada...I am not sure if these drs r indeed chiari specialists, but found their na...
Most of us here are the ones who have to live with the affects and effects of Chiari Malformation. But some are here because at least at ...
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