Review for Chiari Malformation

  • Age 35-54
  • Female
  • 173 lbs
  • 5' 2"
  • Charlotte NC
  • Injury Status Recovering
  • Do you have syringomyelia Yes
  • Chronicity 18+ Months
  • Number of Surgeries 1
  • How much did pain interfere with your day-to-day activities in the past week? Quite a bit
  • How much did pain interfere with your enjoyment of life in the past week? Quite a bit
  • What best describes your pain level on average in the past week? Horrible
  • Doctor/Care Giver Meredith Snapp
  • headaches Daily
  • Neck pain All the time
  • difficulty swallowing Often
  • dizziness Daily
  • Numbness and tingling Sometimes
  • bladder and bowel dysfunction Yes

Treatment Ratings

    Not Improved
    NSAIDs - Anti Inflammatory drugs, Rest, Meditation,

Having Chairi has changed my life I really thought surgery would make it better and it would go away but on thing surgery did was provided space for my brian after living with this all my life. I can work full time anymore I am not as active and the memory issues are bad.

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