Preferred Name

Dandy-Walker Syndrome [Disease/Finding]

Synonyms

Hydrocephalus, Noncommunicating, Dandy-Walker Type

ID

http://purl.bioontology.org/ontology/NDFRT/N0000000899

altLabel

Hydrocephalus, Noncommunicating, Dandy-Walker Type

Dandy-Walker Malformation

Dandy-Walker Complex

Hydrocephalus, Internal, Dandy-Walker Type

Dandy-Walker Cyst

Dandy-Walker Deformity

Dandy-Walker Syndrome

Luschka-Magendie Foramina Atresia

cui

C0010964

MESH DEFINITION

A congenital abnormality of the central nervous system marked by failure of the midline structures of the cerebellum to develop, dilation of the fourth ventricle, and upward displacement of the transverse sinuses, tentorium, and torcula. Clinical features include occipital bossing, progressive head enlargement, bulging of anterior fontanelle, papilledema, ataxia, gait disturbances, nystagmus, and intellectual compromise. (From Menkes, Textbook of Child Neurology, 5th ed, pp294-5)

MESH DUI

D003616

MeSH name

Dandy-Walker Syndrome

MESH UI

M0005653

NDFRT kind

DISEASE_KIND

notation

N0000000899

NUI

N0000000899

prefLabel

Dandy-Walker Syndrome [Disease/Finding]

SNOMED CID

14447001

tui

T047

subClassOf

http://purl.bioontology.org/ontology/NDFRT/N0000000712

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