pseudotumour cerebri

pseudotumour cerebri

A very common synonym for what is increasingly termed in the working medical palance as idiopathic intracranial hypertension, see there.
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a Pseudotumour cerebri b Metastatic intracranial tumour c Aqueductal stenosis d Multiple sclerosis B [ILLUSTRATION OMITTED] A woman aged 28 presents with a four-day history of severe throbbing headache and transient episodes of visual loss (lasting seconds).
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension (IIH), also known as pseudotumour cerebri, is a rare (~11/100,000) condition characterised by raised intracranial pressure without any identified intracranial pathology (67).
Altered cerebrospinal fluid dynamics might occur with Chiari syndrome and pseudotumour cerebri, causing diplopia.
Benign intracranial hypertension and pseudotumour cerebri also appear as a complication.
This is sometimes referred to as pseudotumour cerebri.