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3,173 Possible Causes for Anterior Fontanelle Open in Adults, Hydrocephalus

  • Communicating Hydrocephalus

    In the communicating hydrocephalus, there is a lack of reabsorption of CSF.[symptoma.com] fontanelle when it is still open) Findings: enlarged lateral ventricles MRI (preferred for children) or CT Indication: older infants (when fontanelle is already closed, typically[amboss.com] We discuss communicating hydrocephalus in the current article, and the subsequent article deals with noncommunicating hydrocephalus. Copyright 2016 Elsevier Inc.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Cleidocranial Dysplasia

    Oyer et al 7 described a patient with a CCD phenotype who died in the neonatal period secondary to complications of in utero intraventricular hemorrhage and subsequent hydrocephalus[pediatrics.aappublications.org]

  • Congenital Communicating Hydrocephalus

    […] with congenital communicating hydrocephalus.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] fontanelle when it is still open) Findings: enlarged lateral ventricles MRI (preferred for children) or CT Indication: older infants (when fontanelle is already closed, typically[amboss.com] When hydrocephalus doesn't occur until later in life, it is called acquired hydrocephalus. This topic focuses on hydrocephalus that is present at birth (congenital).[myhealth.alberta.ca]

  • Pyknodysostosis

    Abnormality of cognition Cognitive abnormality Cognitive defects Cognitive deficits Intellectual impairment Mental impairment [ more ] 0100543 Hepatomegaly Enlarged liver 0002240 Hydrocephalus[rarediseases.info.nih.gov]

  • Pineal Gland Cyst

    Postmortem examination revealed a glial cyst of the pineal gland and evidence of chronic obstructive hydrocephalus.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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  • Hydrocephalus

    Hydrocephalus requires regular and long term follow-up.[symptoma.com] Untreated hydrocephalus may result in death.[patient.info] Approximately hydrocephalus accounts for 0.6 percent of all pediatric hospital admissions and three out of every thousand are born with hydrocephalus.[symptoma.com]

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  • Leptomeningeal Metastasis

    The duration from diagnosis to onset of hydrocephalus symptoms ranged from 0 to 52 (mean 26) months.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Hydrocephalus At Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center (MSKCC), approximately 10% of patients referred for placement of Ommaya reservoirs have or develop hydrocephalus.6[78stepshealth.us] […] hypertension and normal pressure hydrocephalus.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus

    […] low pressure hydrocephalus HYDROCEPHALUS, NORMAL-PRESSURE Chronic adult hydrocephalus NPH symptomatic hydrocephalus[wikidata.org] Normal pressure hydrocephalus is a type of hydrocephalus caused by the build-up of cerebrospinal fluid, characterized clinically by dementia, abnormal gait and urinary incontinence[symptoma.com] […] to attempts by some in the neurosurgical community to redefine its role in patients with communicating hydrocephalus and in particular normal pressure hydrocephalus.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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  • Papilledema

    However, since papilledema was absent in 41% of the children with hydrocephalus, papilledema's absence does not ensure the absence of hydrocephalus, especially in younger[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] with Hydrocephalus Life-Threatening Complications of Hydrocephalus Visit the Hydrocephalus Resource Library for articles and other publications.[hydroassoc.org] KEYWORDS: ICP intracranial pressure; disc swelling; hydrocephalus; papilledema[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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  • Meningomyelocele

    Key words Meningomyelocele Encephalocele Hydrocephalus Ventriculitis Shunt infection This is a preview of subscription content, log in to check access. References 1.[link.springer.com] All were found to have compensated hydrocephalus and extensive communicating hydromyelia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Only 58.8% of children had hydrocephalus; thus the incidence was much lower compared with reports from the western literature (80-96%). 63.3% of children with overt hydrocephalus[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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