Dandy-Walker syndrome

S Afr Med J. 1978 Jun 17;53(25):1034-6.


The problem of a patient with hydrocephalus, a posterior fossa 'cyst' and a cerebellar malformation is rather rare. Four cases of the syndrome are presented. The clinical manifestations, pathology, radiological investigations and management of the condition are briefly discussed.

Publication types

  • Case Reports
  • Clinical Trial

MeSH terms

  • Child
  • Clinical Trials as Topic
  • Dandy-Walker Syndrome / diagnosis*
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Hydrocephalus / diagnosis*
  • Infant
  • Infant, Newborn
  • Infant, Newborn, Diseases / diagnosis*
  • Male
  • Tomography, X-Ray Computed