Papilledema

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Papilledema

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Papilledema" returned 44 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Retinal and Choroidal Folds in Papilledema.
 

Author(s): Patrick A Sibony, Mark J Kupersmith, Steven E Feldon, Jui-Kai Wang, Mona Garvin,

Journal: Invest. Ophthalmol. Vis. Sci.. 2015 Sep;56(10):5670-80.

 

To determine the frequency, patterns, associations, and biomechanical implications of retinal and choroidal folds in papilledema due to idiopathic intracranial hypertension (IIH).

Last Updated: 4 Sep 2015

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Papilledema in a Hypertensive Adult With Grade 4 Retinopathy.
 

Author(s): Ali Akal, Mehmet Fatih Adibelli, Emel Yigit Karakas, Turgay Ulas

Journal: J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich). 2015 Sep;17(9):740.

 

Last Updated: 8 Sep 2015

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Papilledema: a case of bilateral blurred vision caused by idiopathic intracranial hypertension.
 

Author(s): Christolyn Raj

Journal: Aust Fam Physician. 2015 Mar;44(3):117-20.

 

Last Updated: 16 Mar 2015

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The terms "Papilledema" returned 4 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

[Rapidly worsening bilateral papilledema secondary to carcinomatous meningitis. Case report and review of the literature].
 

Author(s): J Oumerzouk, J Ahmimeche, Y Hanafi, I El Khiyat, A Nasri, A Bourazza

Journal: J Fr Ophtalmol. 2013 Nov;36(9):e183-5.

 

Last Updated: 4 Nov 2013

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MR imaging of papilledema and visual pathways: effects of increased intracranial pressure and pathophysiologic mechanisms.
 

Author(s): N Passi, A J Degnan, L M Levy

Journal: AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 2013 May;34(5):919-24.

 

Papilledema, defined as swelling of the optic disc, frequently occurs in the setting of increased ICP and in a variety of medical conditions, including pseudotumor cerebri, sinus thrombosis, intracerebral hemorrhage, frontal lobe neoplasms, and Chiari malformation. Noninvasive imaging ...

Last Updated: 16 May 2013

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Incidence of papilledema and obesity in children diagnosed with idiopathic ''benign'' intracranial hypertension: case series and review.
 

Author(s): Gabriel Faz, Ian J Butler, Mary Kay Koenig

Journal: J. Child Neurol.. 2010 Nov;25(11):1389-92.

 

Idiopathic intracranial hypertension is an important cause of headaches in the pediatric population and can lead to permanent blindness if not diagnosed in a timely manner. The aim of this study was to characterize the incidence of papilledema and obesity in children with idiopathic ...

Last Updated: 15 Nov 2010

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

aICP in Glaucoma and Papilledema
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Open-angle Glaucoma; Papilledema

 

Last Updated: 7 Apr 2015

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Antiacne Medications Pseudotumor Cerebri
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Optic Disc Swelling

 

Last Updated: 26 May 2014

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OCT Imaging of Papilledema in Pediatric Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Pediatric Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension

 

Last Updated: 24 Jan 2016

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