The Arnold Chiari Syndrome I consists in a descent of the lower part of the cerebellum, the cerebellar tonsils, into the spinal canal through the foramen magnum, without any other medullary-vertebral malformations.
Syringomyelia consists in a liquid cyst inside the spinal cord, which is a result ofthe death of spinal cord tissue occurring as a consequence of the lack of bloodflow due to the traction exerted by a tight filum terminale.
Scoliosis consists in an anomalous lateral misalignment of the vertebral column, which is the result of a mechanism to compensate thespinal cord traction produced by a tight filum terminale.
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