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Symptoms of tinnitus, vertigo, visual disturbances, loss of equilibrium, diplopia, and dysphagia can occur due to either vertebrobasilar insufficiency or mechanical compression of the cervicomedullary junction.
Comparison with supine imaging has shown worsening of compression when the patient assumes the upright position as well as illustrating the changes in compression and angulation of the spinal cord and cervicomedullary junction during flexion and extension (Fig.