Intracranial Hypertension

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Intracranial Hypertension

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The terms "Intracranial Hypertension" returned 265 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Traumatic intracranial hypertension.
 

Author(s): Nino Stocchetti, Andrew I R Maas

Journal: N. Engl. J. Med.. 2014 Sep;371(10):972.

 

Last Updated: 4 Sep 2014

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Posttraumatic refractory intracranial hypertension and brain herniation syndrome: cerebral hemodynamic assessment before decompressive craniectomy.
 

Author(s): Edson Bor-Seng-Shu, Wellingson Silva Paiva, Eberval G Figueiredo, Yasunori Fujimoto, Almir Ferreira de Andrade, Erich Talamoni Fonoff, Manoel Jacobsen Teixeira

Journal: Biomed Res Int. 2013 ;2013():750809.

 

The pathophysiology of traumatic brain swelling remains little understood. An improved understanding of intracranial circulatory process related to brain herniation may have treatment implications.

Last Updated: 30 Dec 2013

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Idiopathic intracranial hypertension in pediatric population: case series from India.
 

Author(s): Arun Grace Roy, Kollencheri Puthenveettil Vinayan, Anand Kumar

Journal: Neurol India. ;61(5):488-90.

 

Idiopathic intracranial hypertension (IIH) is a well described entity in adults. In pediatric age group the presentation of disease can vary depending on the age of patients and is less frequently reported.

Last Updated: 22 Nov 2013

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The terms "Intracranial Hypertension" returned 30 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

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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[Optical coherence tomography and intracranial hypertension].
 

Author(s): S Bidot, V Vasseur, C Vignal-Clermont

Journal: J Fr Ophtalmol. 2013 Mar;36(3):277-85.

 

Optical coherence tomography (OCT) is used primarily in neuro-ophthalmology to measure thinning of the retinal nerve fiber layer (RNFL) in optic neuropathies and to rule out a subtle maculopathy in patients complaining of blurred vision with a "normal" funduscopic appearance. Only ...

Last Updated: 18 Mar 2013

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[Is there a causal link between idiopathic intracranial hypertension and the use of lithium? A case-study and a review of the literature].
 

Author(s): P Callens, P Sienaert, K Demyttenaere, J De Fruyt

Journal: Tijdschr Psychiatr. 2012 ;54(5):453-62.

 

The first case-study of idiopathic intracranial hypertension (IIH) linked to the use of lithium appeared in 1978. Since then several new case-studies have been published sporadically. A recurrent problem for therapists seems to be whether to continue or discontinue treatment with lithium.

Last Updated: 16 May 2012

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Last Updated: 26 Jun 2014

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Stenting of Venous Sinus Stenosis for Medically Refractory Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension

 

Last Updated: 8 Sep 2014

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Evaluation the Intracranial Volume Pressure Response in Increased Intracranial Pressure
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Brain Injury; Intracranial Hypertension

 

Last Updated: 20 May 2010

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