Idiopathic syringomyelia is a rare non-syndromic central nervous system malformation characterized by a longitudinally oriented fluid-filled cavity inside the spinal cord parenchyma or the central canal without any readily identifiable cause. It is usually associated with pain sensory and/or musculoskeletal disturbances but it can also be an incidental and asymptomatic finding.
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Orphadata: Free access data from Orphanet. © INSERM 1999. Available on http://www.orphadata.org. Data version March 2024
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