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169 Possible Causes for Intracranial Hypertension, Occipital Encephalocele

  • Dandy-Walker Syndrome

    It is rare for Dandy-Walker syndrome to occur together with occipital encephalocele.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The common presenting symptom and associated central nervous system anomaly were enlargement of head and occipital encephalocele, respectively.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Seven had occipital encephalocele and in 1 of these there was an associated Klippel-Feil syndrome.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Arnold-Chiari Malformation Type 1

    Examination for features of intracranial hypertension is therefore crucial.[radiopaedia.org] encephalocele; type 4 involves extreme cerebellar hypoplasia and caudal displacement of the posterior fossa contents.[medlink.com] Paralysis below the spinal defect [20] III Associated with an occipital encephalocele containing a variety of abnormal neuroectodermal tissues.[ipfs.io]

  • Encephalocele

    However, as third ventriculostomy is performed usually for intracranial hypertension treatment and intracranial hypertension itself is a known but rare cause of lacunar skull[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Occipital encephaloceles are the most frequent type in North America and Western Europe, where about 85% of encephaloceles take this form.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] In adults, encephaloceles are mainly due to traumatic or iatrogenic causes but are also increasingly recognized in idiopathic intracranial hypertension.[radiopaedia.org]

  • Occipital Encephalocele

    In adults, encephaloceles are mainly due to traumatic or iatrogenic causes but are also increasingly recognised in idiopathic intracranial hypertension .[radiopaedia.org] Two children with giant occipital encephaloceles with herniation of significant brain parenchyma into the encephalocele sac were managed with expansile cranioplasty and reconstruction[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] In adults, encephaloceles are mainly due to traumatic or iatrogenic causes but are also increasingly recognized in idiopathic intracranial hypertension.[radiopaedia.org]

  • Basal Encephalocele

    In adults, encephaloceles are mainly due to traumatic or iatrogenic causes but are also increasingly recognized in idiopathic intracranial hypertension.[radiopaedia.org] Sagittal ultrasonogram through the fetal skull shows a small occipital encephalocele.[emedicine.medscape.com] In adults, encephaloceles are mainly due to traumatic or iatrogenic causes but are also increasingly recognized in idiopathic intracranial hypertension .[radiopaedia.org]

  • Cranial Meningocele

    In adults, encephaloceles are mainly due to traumatic or iatrogenic causes but are also increasingly recognised in idiopathic intracranial hypertension .[radiopaedia.org] Sagittal ultrasonogram through the fetal skull shows a small occipital encephalocele.[emedicine.medscape.com] hypertension (IIH) spinal meningocele congenital spinal meningocele anterior sacral meningocele acquired spinal meningocele lateral thoracic meningocele A differential diagnosis[radiopaedia.org]

  • Nasal Encephalocele

    In adults, encephaloceles are mainly due to traumatic or iatrogenic causes but are also increasingly recognised in idiopathic intracranial hypertension .[radiopaedia.org] . — [A] Large occipital encephalocele. [B] CT of the brain showing brain tissue protruding through an occipital bone opening.[pediatricneuro.com] Apparently it is even higher after accidents and resulting pneumatocephalus compared to spontaneous CSF with intracranial hypertension [704] , [707] .[egms.de]

  • Craniosynostosis

    We present a patient with GAPO syndrome in association with craniosynostosis along with intracranial hypertension, which was the cause of her headache.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] ., holoprosencephaly, microcephaly, shunted hydrocephalus, encephalocele) Exposure of fetus (e.g., valproic acid, phenytoin) Mucopolysaccharidosis (e.g., Hurler’s syndrome[aafp.org] Delayed intracranial hypertension after surgery for nonsyndromic craniosynostosis.[surgicalneurologyint.com]

  • Syringomyelia

    .” – SM with Intracranial Hypertension “My neck and shoulders hurt.”- SM and Cape pain “I feel like my brain is being pulled out of the back of my skull…worst headache ever[themighty.com] encephalocele, tumors) Syringomyelia due to spinal cord injury Fewer than 10% of syringomyelia cases are of this type.[spinabifidasupport.com] Fluid levels that high drastically raise the pressure inside one's skull, a condition called intracranial hypertension, which elevates the risk of a stroke and blindness.[cosmopolitan.com]

  • Brain Stem Herniation

    […] symptoms that may be referable to intracranial hypertension are evident.[scholars.northwestern.edu] The imaging features of herniation of the cerebellar peduncles through a high occipital osseous defect into the encephalocele sac are to the best of our knowledge not described[ispub.com] Hypertension 178 ICP Monitoring 179 Jugular Venous Oxygenation Saturation Monitoring 180 Hyperosmolar Therapy 181 Temperature Regulation 182 Additional Nursing Care 183 Syndrome[books.google.com]

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