Cerebellar tonsillar ectopia (CTE) is a downward displacement of the lower portion of the cerebellum (called tonsils) in the brain, according to upright-health.com. These tonsils go downward into the hole at the base of ... More »

A mild cerebellar tonsillar ectopia is the result of the cerebellar tonsils slightly extending through the base of the skull, as stated by the Dallas Neurosurgical and Spine Department of the Presbyterian Hospital of Dal... More »

Neurological diseases such as multiple sclerosis, spinocerebellar ataxis, multisystem atrophy and olivopontocerebellar degeneration represent one cause of cerebellar atrophy, according to the National Institutes of Healt... More »

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A mild cerebellar tonsillar ectopia is the result of the cerebellar tonsils slightly extending through the base of the skull, as stated by the Dallas Neurosurgical and Spine Department of the Presbyterian Hospital of Dal... More »

Cerebellar degeneration is the deterioration and death of neurons in the cerebellum, which is the part of the brain controlling balance and muscle coordination, reports the National Institute of Neurological Disorders an... More »

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Cerebellar atrophy or degeneration is the condition that results when neurons in the cerebellum deteriorate and die, according to National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke. The cerebellum is the area of the... More »

Low-lying cerebellar tonsils that are not accompanied by other congenital brain malformations are classified as Chiari I malformations, as reported by UCLA Health. This malformation is a congenital disease and happens wh... More »