- Chest exray, for heart and rib fusion
, base of the skull if unlateral
, useful to assess the spinal conal and any abnormalities of the spinal colum such as syringomyelia
-Ultrasound, for immaging of the urnary tract
-Intravenous pyelogram (IVP)
-Genetic counsling may be required
Growing may make the two sides of the spine, may make the deformity progressive. Instabillity of the spine requires fixation
Neorlogical defects or prosistant pain require surgery.