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620 Possible Causes for Diplopia, Obstructive Hydrocephalus

  • Subdural Hematoma

    A 40-year-old woman with aplastic anemia visited our hospital because of severe headache, nausea, vomiting, blurred vision and diplopia for a period of 1 month.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] KEYWORDS: Cerebral ventriculomegaly; Congenital hydrocephalus; Intracranial hypertension; Newborn; Obstructive hydrocephalus; Subdural hematoma; Ventricular atrium diverticulum[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The symptoms gradually worsened, and on the day of presentation to an outside hospital emergency department, the patient complained of nausea, vomiting, and diplopia.[ajnr.org]

  • Brain Neoplasm

    […] may include the following: Papilledema, which is more prevalent with pediatric brain tumors, reflects an increase in intracranial pressure (ICP) of several days or longer Diplopia[emedicine.medscape.com] Symptoms, as a result of a mass effect from the tumour or due to obstructive hydrocephalus, include morning headaches, nausea, vomiting, diplopia (a manifestation of sixth[bestpractice.bmj.com] On the left is an image of a calcified mass in the suprasellar region, causing obstructive hydrocephalus.[radiologyassistant.nl]

  • Subependymal Giant Cell Astrocytoma

    Subependymal giant cell astrocytoma (SEGCA) is a benign, slow-growing glial tumor that manifests with signs and symptoms of obstructive hydrocephalus most often in adolescent[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Subependymal giant cell astrocytomas are typically slow-growing tumors of mixed glioneuronal lineage which can become aggressive and cause obstructive hydrocephalus usually[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] They can occur isolated or multiple and operative resection is advised if these tumors cause symptoms, usually raised intracranial pressure due to obstructive hydrocephalus[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Hydrocephalus

    "sunsetting") Seizures Children and adults Headache followed by vomiting Nausea Papilledema (swelling of the optic disk which is part of the optic nerve) Blurred vision Diplopia[neurosurgery.ucla.edu] Patients with an intraventricular haematoma with no evidence of obstructive hydrocephalus were also excluded from the study.[doi.org] Eye examination for diplopia and ophthalmoplegia from a stretch of the abducent or oculomotor nerve. Papilledema will be more evident in adults than children.[lecturio.com]

  • Obstructive Hydrocephalus

    A 46-year-old man developed intermittent headache, diplopia, and visual obscuration for two months. Funduscopic examination showed optic disk swelling in both eyes.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] which case the term obstructive hydrocephalus is used.[symptoma.com] A 76-year-old female presented with a large upper basilar artery (BA) aneurysm causing obstructive hydrocephalus after coil embolization manifesting as diplopia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Parinaud Syndrome

    Surgical intervention for refractory diplopia was required in 12.5% of cases, of which 80% reported symptom resolution following surgery.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Abstract Eight cases of obstructive hydrocephalus manifesting palsy of upward gaze and other features of the Sylvian aqueduct syndrome are reported.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] hydrocephalus (a medical term used to describe obstructive non- communicating hydrocephalus) below the cerebral aqueduct.[yourhealthremedy.com]

  • Hypertensive Encephalopathy

    Other symptoms may include increased irritability, vomiting, diplopia, seizures, twitching and myoclonus of the limbs.[en.wikipedia.org] A review of the literature yielded 15 additional case reports describing reversible obstructive hydrocephalus related to hypertensive encephalopathy.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Repeat imaging revealed near resolution of the obstructive hydrocephalus and cerebellar edema.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Suprasellar Tumor

    Diplopia indicated a possible tumor mass involving the cavernous sinus.[kjim.org] hydrocephalus.[thejns.org] Within months of surgery, the patient’s diplopia and movement of her right eye improved. She had no other neurologic complaints.[barrowneuro.org]

  • Medulloblastoma

    Nausea or vomiting in the morning; • Problems with motor skills, such as clumsiness or poor handwriting; • Tiredness/Fatigue; • Tilting the head to one side; • Double vision (diplopia[secure.ssa.gov] Medulloblastoma is a malignant embryonal tumor that arises in the cerebellum and invades the fourth ventricle, often resulting in obstructive hydrocephalus.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Soon after, the child will develop a stumbling gait, truncal ataxia, frequent falls, diplopia, papilledema, and sixth cranial nerve palsy.[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Cerebellar Neoplasm

    Clinical features include ataxia, headache, nausea, dizzyness, nystagmus, diplopia, papilledema, etc.[icd10data.com] Presentation: The most common presentation of posterior fossa tumors in children is symptomatic elevated ICP secondary to obstructive hydrocephalus.[ispn.guide] […] may include the following: Papilledema, which is more prevalent with pediatric brain tumors, reflects an increase in intracranial pressure (ICP) of several days or longer Diplopia[emedicine.medscape.com]

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