Chiari III malformation

A.Prof Frank Gaillard and Radswiki et al.

Chiari III malformation is an extremely rare anomaly characterized by a low occipital and high cervical encephalocele with herniation of posterior fossa contents, that is, the cerebellum and/or the brainstem, occipital lobe, and fourth ventricle. 



See also

Share article

Article information

rID: 14569
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Chiari type III malformation

Support Radiopaedia and see fewer ads

Cases and figures

  • Case 1
    Drag here to reorder.
  • Case 2: repaired
    Drag here to reorder.
  • Updating… Please wait.

     Unable to process the form. Check for errors and try again.

     Thank you for updating your details.