Diastematomyelia Market Research Report – Global Forecast till 2027

Diastematomyelia Market Research Report: By Type (Dual Dural Sac, Single Sac), Host (Children, Adults), Therapy (Diagnosis (Imaging (MRI, CT), Prenatal Ultrasound), Treatment), End User (Hospital, Clinics, Ambulatory Centers) - Global Forecast till 2027

ID: MRFR/Pharma/3367-HCR | | Region: Global | 110 pages

Diastematomyelia Market Scenario

Diastematomyelia is a congenital condition where the upper lumbar part of the spinal cord splits. It occurs due to increasing pressure on the ulnar nerve in the elbow. The disease is more common in children, however, sometimes adults are also affected by the disease. Increasing prevalence of diastematomyelia is the major driving factor for the growth of the market. In most cases, the treatment used spinal cord injury are used for the treatment of the disease. According to the World Health Organization, globally, 250,000 to 500,000 people suffer a spinal cord injury every year. Though, diastematomyelia is considered as a rare disease, during last decade there is a sudden rise in the number of the patients suffering from the diseases. A number of diagnostic procedures are available in the market for the diagnosis of the diastematomyelia. Increasing healthcare expenditure and rising government support have supported the growth of the market. According to the Boston Children's Hospital, in 2015, 5% of children across the globe were suffering from sustain spinal cord injuries. Furthermore, rapid development in the imaging technology and continuous improvement in the medical services have fuelled the market growth. The cost associated with the surgeries is very high which is not affordable for the people in developing region. Thus, high cost of surgeries, and lack of the precise treatment may restrain the growth of the market.

The diastematomyelia market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 8.3% during forecast period 2017-2023.

Intended Audience

  • Biotechnological institutes

  • Pharmaceutical companies

  • Government and Private Laboratories

  • Research and Development (R&D) Companies

  • Market Research and Consulting Service Providers

  • Medical Research Laboratories

Figure 1:- Diastematomyelia market share, by region (%) Diastematomyelia Market

Sources: WHO, annual reports, press release, white paper, and company presentation


The diastematomyelia market is segmented on the basis of types, host, therapy, and end users.

On the basis of type, the market is segmented into dual dural sac (type 1), and single sac (type 2).

On the basis of host, the market is segmented into children and adults.

On the basis of therapy, the market is segmented into diagnosis & therapy. The diagnosis is further segmented into imaging techniques, and prenatal ultrasound. Imaging techniques are further categorised into Plain X-ray, CT, MRI and others. The therapy is further segmented into surgical intervention, scoliosis surgery, decompression (surgery), and others.

On the basis of end users, the market is segmented into hospital, clinics, ambulatory centers, and others.

Regional Analysis

The Americas dominates the diastematomyelia market owing to large patient population. According to the Brain and Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation, in 2015, over 259,000 people in the U.S. were suffering from spinal cord injury. Increasing number of patients suffering from diastematomyelia and other spinal disease have driven the growth of the Americas diastematomyelia market. Additionally, high per capita income and increasing government support for research & development will fuelled the growth of the market. Diastematomyelia is considered as a rare diseases thus, government and other private companies are trying to create awareness among the people by conducting different seminars. Increasing awareness among people regarding the disease and well-developed technology will create opportunities for the development of the market.

Europe accounts for the second largest diastematomyelia market, which is followed by Asia Pacific. Availability of funds for research, huge geriatric population, and government support for research & development projected to drive the market in Europe. The U.K and Germany are the major contributors for the market.

Asia Pacific is the fastest growing region in the diastematomyelia market owing to the presence of huge patient pool, rapidly developing economies, and increasing demand for the better treatment options. Majority of the market is driven by India and China owing to huge patient population.

Whereas, the Middle East & Africa owns the least share of the diastematomyelia market due to the presence of poor economy, especially, in the Africa region. The market of this region is dominated by the Middle East due to a well-developed healthcare sector and huge healthcare expenditure. However, Africa region shows the fastest growth for the Diastematomyelia Market

Research Methodology

Global Diastematomyelia Market

Sources: WHO, annual reports, press release, white paper, and company presentation 


Key players in diastematomyelia market

The major key players in the diastematomyelia market: 3M (US), GlaxoSmithKline PLC (U.K), Pfizer Inc. (U.S.), Lineage Medical, Inc. (U.S.), Johnson & Johnson Services Inc. (U.S.), Bristol-Myers Squibb and Company (U.S.), B. Braun (Germany), Stryker Corporation (U.S.), Argon Medical Devices, Inc (the Netherlands), Cook Medical (U.S.)

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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) :

The Diastematomyelia Market CAGR would be 8.3% during the forecast period.

The Diastematomyelia Market report includes end users like hospital, clinics, ambulatory centers, and others.

The Americas would dominate the Diastematomyelia Market.

The fastest-growing Diastematomyelia Market would be Asia Pacific.

The Diastematomyelia Market I Europe would gain leverage from the UK and Germany.