Syringomyelia (sear-IN-go-my-EEL-ya) is a disorder in which a cyst forms within the spinal cord. This cyst, called a syrinx, expands and elongates over time, destroying the center of the spinal cord. Since the spinal cord connects the brain to nerves in the extremities, this damage results in pain, weakness, and stiffness in the back, shoulders, arms, or legs. Other symptoms may include headaches and a loss of the ability to feel extremes of hot or cold, especially in the hands. Each patient exp...
Syringomyelia as related to Spinal Cord Diseases
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Syringomyelia (sear-IN-go-my-EEL-ya) is a disorder in which a cyst forms within the spinal cord. This cyst, called a syrinx ...
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Syringomyelia / s ɪ ˌ r ɪ ŋ ɡ ɵ m aɪ ˈ iː l i ə / is a generic term referring to a disorder in which a cyst or cavity forms within the spinal cord. This ...
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Syringomyelia may have no symptoms, but if the damage to the spinal cord progresses, it leads to pain, weakness and stiffness in the back, shoulders, arms or legs.
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Post-traumatic syringomyelia and tethered spinal cord can occur following spinal cord injury. It can occur from two months to many decades after injury.
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Syringomyelia information sheet compiled by the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS).