Latest Advances

  • Condition: Chiari Malformation and Syringomyelia Associated with Hirayama Disease
  • Journal: World neurosurgery
  • Treatment Used: Atlantoaxial and Multisegmental Subaxial Cervical Spinal Fixation
  • Number of Patients: 1
  • Published —
This case report describes a 23-year-old male diagnosed with a Chiari malformation (brain extending into spinal cord) and syringomyelia (spinal cysts) associated with Hirayama disease (cervical muscle disorder) treated with atlantoaxial and multisegmental subaxial cervical spinal fixation.
  • Condition: Hirayama Disease complicated by Severe Spinal Cord Injury
  • Journal: World neurosurgery
  • Treatment Used: Anterior Cervical Corpectomy and Fusion
  • Number of Patients: 1
  • Published —
This case report describes a patient with Hirayama disease that was complicated by a severe spinal cord injury.
  • Condition: Hirayama Disease
  • Journal: Neuro-Chirurgie
  • Treatment Used: Cervical Laminectomy and Micro Resection of the Posterior Venous Plexus
  • Number of Patients: 3
  • Published —
This study tested the safety and efficacy of using a cervical laminectomy and micro resection of the posterior venous plexus to treat patients with Hirayama disease.
  • Condition: Hirayama Disease (HD)
  • Journal: World neurosurgery
  • Treatment Used: Anterior Cervical Decompression and Fusion
  • Number of Patients: 17
  • Published —
This study explored the changes in cortical activation before and after anterior cervical decompression and fusion surgery in patients with Hirayama disease (HD).
Showing 1-4 of 4