is a disorder in which a fluid-filled cyst ... spinal cord. A number of conditions can cause syringomyelia
, including: ... syringomyelia
... of the spinal cord or the musculo skeletal system such as hydrocephalus (which may affect as many as 90% of children with myelomeningocele ), syringomyelia
, hip dislocation , ... Direct damage to brain tissue and surrounding areas accounts for only part of the problems in head injury . The ...
... are mentally retarded, or physically infirm; have other disease s which affect the amount of sensation they have in their skin ( leprosy or syringomyelia
); have leukemia or diabetes ; ... The biopsy also is helpful to rule out other causes of symptoms such as infection , especially ...
Spinal cord trauma
... accidents , falls , sports injuries (particularly diving into shallow water), industrial accidents , gunshot wounds , assault, and others. syringomyelia
is caused by a formation of a fluid-filled cavity within the spinal cord. This fluid build-up may be a result of spinal cord trauma , tumor s of ...