Papilledema

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Papilledema

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Papilledema" returned 36 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Long-term progressive deterioration of visual function after papilledema improved by embolization of a dural arteriovenous fistula in the sigmoid sinus: a case report.
 

Author(s): Masahiro Zako, Kazuhiro Murata, Takashi Inukai, Muneyoshi Yasuda, Masayoshi Iwaki

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It is generally believed that people affected by papilledema will not have progressive damage to their eyesight if they receive adequate medical care to treat the underlying cause of the papilledema. We present a case that appears to contradict this widely accepted belief.

Last Updated: 16 Dec 2014

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[Bilateral papilledema revealing benign intracranial hypertension].
 

Author(s): Hakima Elouarradi, Rajae Daoudi

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Last Updated: 18 Nov 2014

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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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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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Last Updated: 25 Jun 2015

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