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Fatal cerebellar herniation secondary to Camurati-Englemann's disease.
  1. R K Simpson, Jr,
  2. D K Fischer,
  3. G K Gall,
  4. J E Rose
  1. Department of Neurosurgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030.


    Suboccipital craniotomy and cervical laminectomy were performed in a patient with Camurati-Englemann's disease to relieve symptoms of medullary compression. In spite of surgical decompression, the patient expired on the fourth postoperative day from cerebellar herniation.

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