Intracranial Hypertension

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Intracranial Hypertension

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Intracranial Hypertension" returned 318 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Osmolality of Cerebrospinal Fluid from Patients with Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension (IIH).
 

Author(s): Elisabeth A Wibroe, Hanne M Yri, Rigmor H Jensen, Morten A Wibroe, Steffen Hamann

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Idiopathic intracranial hypertension (IIH) is a disorder of increased intracranial fluid pressure (ICP) of unknown etiology. This study aims to investigate osmolality of cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) from patients with IIH.

Last Updated: 26 Jan 2016

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The Pupillary Light Reflex in Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension.
 

Author(s): Jason C Park, Heather E Moss, J Jason McAnany

Journal: Invest. Ophthalmol. Vis. Sci.. 2016 Jan;57(1):23-9.

 

To evaluate the effects of idiopathic intracranial hypertension (IIH) on rod-, cone-, and melanopsin-mediated pupillary light reflexes (PLRs).

Last Updated: 9 Jan 2016

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Evaluation of aqueductal CSF flow dynamics with phase contrast cine MR imaging in idiopathic intracranial hypertension patients: preliminary results.
 

Author(s): R Akay, O Kamisli, A Kahraman, S Oner, M Tecellioglu

Journal: Eur Rev Med Pharmacol Sci. 2015 Sep;19(18):3475-9.

 

We aimed to evaluate dynamic cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) flow in idiopathic intracranial hypertension (IIH) patients with new MRI technology phase contrast cine (PCC) MRI.

Last Updated: 7 Oct 2015

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The terms "Intracranial Hypertension" returned 36 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Endovascular Treatment of Venous Sinus Stenosis in Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension: Complications, Neurological Outcomes, and Radiographic Results.
 

Author(s): Robert M Starke, Tony Wang, Dale Ding, Christopher R Durst, R Webster Crowley, Nohra Chalouhi, David M Hasan, Aaron S Dumont, Pascal Jabbour, Kenneth C Liu

Journal: ScientificWorldJournal. 2015 ;2015():140408.

 

Idiopathic intracranial hypertension (IIH) may result in a chronic debilitating disease. Dural venous sinus stenosis with a physiologic venous pressure gradient has been identified as a potential etiology in a number of IIH patients. Intracranial venous stenting has emerged as a potential ...

Last Updated: 6 Jul 2015

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A practical approach to, diagnosis, assessment and management of idiopathic intracranial hypertension.
 

Author(s): Susan P Mollan, Keira A Markey, James D Benzimra, Andrew Jacks, Tim D Matthews, Michael A Burdon, Alex J Sinclair

Journal: Pract Neurol. 2014 Dec;14(6):380-90.

 

Adult patients who present with papilloedema and symptoms of raised intracranial pressure need urgent multidisciplinary assessment including neuroimaging, to exclude life-threatening causes. Where there is no apparent underlying cause for the raised intracranial pressure, patients ...

Last Updated: 13 Nov 2014

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Surgicel application in intracranial hemorrhage surgery contributed to giant-cell granuloma in a patient with hypertension: case report and review of the literature.
 

Author(s): Bowen Lin, Hongfa Yang, Mengzhao Cui, Ye Li, Jinlu Yu

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Surgicel is an oxidized cellulose preparation that is widely applied in neurosurgery due to its hemostatic effect and good tissue compatibility. Tumor-like lesions induced by Surgicel application in cerebral surgery have been rarely reported, especially for intracranial hemorrhage ...

Last Updated: 28 Apr 2014

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Treatment of Intracranial Hypertension of Severe Tramatic Brain Injured Patients. Physiopathologic Effects of Neuromuscular Blocking Agents
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Traumatic Brain Injury; Intracranial Hypertension

 

Last Updated: 18 Sep 2015

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Last Updated: 1 Dec 2015

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Stenting of Venous Sinus Stenosis for Medically Refractory Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension

 

Last Updated: 29 Jul 2015

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