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476 Possible Causes for Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension

  • Obesity

    Wall M: The headache profile of idiopathic intracranial hypertension. Cephalalgia 1990, 10: 331–335. PubMed CrossRef Google Scholar 13.[oadoi.org] Idiopathic intracranial hypertension (IIH), also known as pseudotumor cerebri, is a disorder of elevated intracranial pressure of unknown cause.[oadoi.org] Friedman DI: Cerebral venous pressure, intra-abdominal pressure, and dural venous sinus stenting in idiopathic intracranial hypertension.[oadoi.org]

  • Morbid Obesity

    , coronary artery disease, left ventricular hypertrophy, atherosclerosis, and pulmonary hypertension Central nervous system diseases: Idiopathic intracranial hypertension,[symptoma.com] […] comorbidities including: Respiratory diseases: Sleep apnea, respiratory infections, bronchial asthma, and obesity hypoventilation syndrome Cardiovascular diseases: Essential hypertension[symptoma.com]

  • Iron Deficiency Anemia

    Iron deficiency anemia is commonly associated with thrombocytosis and normal leukocyte count. Thrombocytopenia has occasionally been reported in iron deficiency anemia, but pancytopenia is very rare. We present a case of a young female who presented with iron deficiency anemia associated with pancytopenia that[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Head Injury

    To retrospectively analyse the surgical management and outcomes of non-missile open head injuries (NMOHI). Forty-four patients who suffered from NMOHI were included. The Glasgow outcome score (GOS), computed tomography (CT), aetiology and outcomes and complications at discharge and during a 6-month follow-up[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

    Home Browse Emergency Issues The Acute Presentation Of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease In The Emergency Department: A Challenging Oxymoron November 2008 Few medical conditions rival chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) in prevalence, burden on medical resources, acuity, and frequency of[…][web.archive.org]

  • Infectious Mononucleosis

    Epstein-Barr virus (EBV), also known as human herpesvirus 4, is a member of the herpes virus family. It is one of the most common human viruses. EBV is found all over the world. Most people get infected with EBV at some point in their lives. EBV spreads most commonly through bodily fluids, primarily saliva. EBV can[…][web.archive.org]

  • Tinnitus

    Intracranial Hypertension, PLOS ONE, 11, 10, (e0164466), (2016).[doi.org] Another type of headache type where tinnitus may be seen is idiopathic intracranial hypertension (IIH).[americanmigrainefoundation.org] Lambert, Idiopathic intracranial hypertension: Contemporary review and implications for the otolaryngologist, The Laryngoscope, 128, 1, (248-256), (2017). Kareem O.[doi.org]

  • Hypercapnia

    There have been excellent field-testing studies published, in migraine with aura, cluster headache, idiopathic intracranial hypertension and trigeminal neuralgia among others[ihs-classification.org]

  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension

    Idiopathic intracranial hypertension and the idiopathic intracranial hypertension treatment trial. J Neuro-Ophthalmol 2013 ; 33: 1 – 3.[doi.org] Idiopathic intracranial hypertension or pseudotumour cerebri is primarily a disorder of young obese women characterised by symptoms and signs associated with raised intracranial[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Idiopathic intracranial hypertension does not increase the mortality risk.[symptoma.com]

  • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

    Bilateral abducens nerve palsy due to idiopathic intracranial hypertension as an initial manifestation of systemic lupus erythematosus. Intern Med. 2016;55(8):991–4.[doi.org] J-M Kim, S-K Kwok, JH Ju, H-Y Kim and S-H Park , Idiopathic intracranial hypertension as a significant cause of intractable headache in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus[doi.org]

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