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A unique case of split cord malformation type 1 with three different types of bony spurs

1 Department of Neurosurgery, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
2 All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Bhubaneswar, Odisha, India

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Kanwaljeet Garg,
Department of Neurosurgery, Cardio Neuro Centre, Room No 720, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi
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Split cord malformation (SCM) is a rare congenital anomaly. The presence of bony spurs seen in type 1 SCM are usually partial and unequivocally are found attached to the dorsal surface of the vertebral body. We present here a unique case of SCM where the bony spur was found attached to the ventral aspect of the posterior arch and there were three different types of spurs (Type 1A, 1B and 1C) in the same patient.

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