Cobb Syndrome Treatment & Management

Updated: Jun 19, 2018
  • Author: Kendall M Egan, MD, FAAD; Chief Editor: Dirk M Elston, MD  more...
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Approach Considerations

Early imaging and appropriate intervention may prevent permanent neurological deficits. [14] Patients should be referred to a neurosurgeon and an interventional radiologist for evaluation and treatment. Patients may undergo a combination of procedures to optimize outcomes. Endovascular embolization and surgical excision have been used successfully. [15, 16] Oral corticosteroids have been used in conjunction with interventional procedures. [17]



Consultations may include the following:

  • Neurosurgeon
  • Interventional radiologist
  • Neurologist
  • Dermatologist