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Causes of Tethered Spinal Cord Syndrome

Tethered Spinal Cord Syndrome: Related Medical Conditions

To research the causes of Tethered Spinal Cord Syndrome, consider researching the causes of these these diseases that may be similar, or associated with Tethered Spinal Cord Syndrome:

Tethered Spinal Cord Syndrome: Causes and Types

Causes of Broader Categories of Tethered Spinal Cord Syndrome: Review the causal information about the various more general categories of medical conditions:

What causes Tethered Spinal Cord Syndrome?

Causes: Tethered Spinal Cord Syndrome: Abnormal stretching of the spinal cord.
Tethered spinal cord syndrome appears to be the result of improper development of the neural tube, and is closely linked with spina bifida. (Source: excerpt from NINDS Tethered Spinal Cord Syndrome Information Page: NINDS)


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