Paroxysmal Neuropathic Pain in an Adolescent Female With Syringomyelia: A Review of Literature
Pediatric Emergency Care, 05/17/2012
Waseem M et al. – Patients with syringomyelia may present with a variety of pain symptoms. It is the site and extension of the syrinx, which determines the character of pain. The authors report an adolescent with Chiari malformation type 1 with syringomyelia who presented with neuropathic pain, dysesthesia, and absent triceps (C7) reflex.