Chiari 1 Malformation (CM) is a neurological disorder in which the cerebellum – the part of the brain that controls balance – descends out of the skull into the spinal area.

Pediatric Chiari I Malformation

Chiari I malformation is usually is first noticed in adolescence or adulthood. Children and adolescents who have a Chiari I malformation may also have hydrocephalus and syringomyelia. Click here to read more about Pediatric Chiari I Malformation.

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