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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Causes include congenital arteriovenous aneurysm, cerebral tumor, spinal cord tumor, pseudotumour cerebri, congenital hydrocephalus with trauma, subdural hematoma, subarachnoid hemorrhage, vascular hypertension, albuminuric retinitis, inflammatory meningeal and cerebral involvement with orbital involvement with ocular involvement with sinusitis and in blood dyscrasias.
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).
From pseudotumour cerebri to idiopathic intracranial hypertension.
Clinical review: the surgical treatment of idiopathic pseudotumour cerebri (idiopathic intracranial hypertension).
Other significant adverse events (psychiatric disorders, pseudotumour cerebri, decreased night vision, corneal opacities, inflammatory bowel disease, hyperostosis, hepatotoxicity and hypertriglyceridemia) have also been reported.
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.
INTRODUCTION: Lumbar peritoneal shunt is treatment of choice in a case of pseudotumour cerebri.
On examination, pseudotumour cerebri was suspected and she was directed to the neurology clinic.
This is sometimes referred to as pseudotumour cerebri.