Papilledema

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Papilledema

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Papilledema" returned 37 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Retinal vessel diameter assessment in papilledema by semi-automated analysis of SLO images: feasibility and reliability.
 

Author(s): Heather E Moss, Gillian Treadwell, Justin Wanek, Sherryl DeLeon, Mahnaz Shahidi

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To report feasibility and reliability of a semi-automated image analysis method for retinal vessel diameter measurements in subjects with papilledema before and after treatment.

Last Updated: 4 Apr 2014

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Macular thickness measurements with frequency domain-OCT for quantification of axonal loss in chronic papilledema from pseudotumor cerebri syndrome.
 

Author(s): M L R Monteiro, C L Afonso

Journal: Eye (Lond). 2014 Apr;28(4):390-8.

 

To evaluate the ability of frequency domain-optical coherence tomography (FD-OCT)-measured macular thickness parameters to differentiate between eyes with resolved chronic papilledema and healthy eyes and to evaluate the correlation between FD-OCT measures and visual field (VF) loss ...

Last Updated: 10 Apr 2014

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Differentiating mild papilledema and buried optic nerve head drusen using spectral domain optical coherence tomography.
 

Author(s): Kaushal M Kulkarni, Joshua Pasol, Potyra R Rosa, Byron L Lam

Journal: Ophthalmology. 2014 Apr;121(4):959-63.

 

To evaluate the clinical utility of spectral domain optical coherence tomography (SD-OCT) in differentiating mild papilledema from buried optic nerve head drusen (ONHD).

Last Updated: 3 Apr 2014

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

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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[Bilateral papilledema as the manifestation of Schwannoma of the cauda equina].
 

Author(s): S Guigou, M MerciƩ, J-L Blanc, F Lapierre, S Milinkevitch, P Dighiero

Journal: J Fr Ophtalmol. 2006 Mar;29(3):312-8.

 

A case of schwannoma of the cauda equina in which the initial manifestation was visual loss, due to papilledema, is described.

Last Updated: 24 Mar 2006

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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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