Morphologie 2020 Dec 4. Epub 2020 Dec 4.
Department of neurosurgery, Tulane center for clinical neurosciences, Tulane university School of Medicine, 131 S. Robertson St. Suite, 1300 New Orleans, LA 70112, USA; Department of neurology, Tulane center for clinical neurosciences, Tulane university School of Medicine New Orleans, USA; Department of structural & cellular biology, Tulane university school of Medicine, New Orleans, LA, USA; Department of neurosurgery and ochsner neuroscience Institute, Ochsner health System, New Orleans, LA, USA; Department of anatomical sciences, St. George's university, St. George's, Grenada, West Indies.
Owing to the interconnected nature of the brain, anatomical variations in one area often coincide with, or are caused by, abnormalities in another. During dissection of a specimen with both Chiari I malformation and craniosynostosis, a persistent falcine sinus was observed to drain into the straight sinus. Such a variant should be noted by physicians as it could alter treatment plans and require more detailed imaging procedures prior to surgical correction. Read More