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36 Possible Causes for Lumbar Puncture Abnormal, Neck Pain, Pulsatile Tinnitus

  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension

    Patients without pulsatile tinnitus were excluded.[] Lumbar puncture revealed an increased intracranial pressure. The boy was thus diagnosed with idiopathic intracranial hypertension.[] Positive acetazolamide-related effects on QOL appeared to be primarily mediated by improvements in visual field, neck pain, pulsatile tinnitus, and dizziness/vertigo that[]

  • Viral Meningitis

    A 24-year-old male was admitted to our institute because of periorbital pain, decreased vision, pulsatile tinnitus, chemosis, and exophthalmos on the right side after he had[] It didn't show any abnormalities, so next a doctor performed a lumbar puncture - he inserted a needle into my spine and took a sample of the fluid.[] The patient experienced near-complete resolution of his symptoms, his only residual complaint being that of neck pain with head movement.[]

  • Acoustic Neuroma

    The typical presentation is with adult-onset sensorineural hearing loss or non-pulsatile tinnitus .[] […] head and neck region (26%).[] The typical presentation is with adult-onset sensorineural hearing loss or non-pulsatile tinnitus.[]

  • Fibromuscular Hyperplasia of the Carotid Artery

    You might also experience: Dizziness Headache Neck pain Ringing in the ears (pulsatile tinnitus) Sense that the room is spinning (vertigo) Swooshing sound in your ear Stroke[] A lumbar puncture revealed no unusual chemistries or culture. Treatment Treatment included the patient being started on weight based heparin.[] Symptoms of fibromuscular dysplasia include high blood pressure, dizziness, headache, ringing in the ears, weakness or numbness in the face, neck pain, or changes in vision[]

  • Intracranial Hypertension

    Undiagnosed patients may present to otolaryngologists with pulsatile tinnitus, dizziness, sleep apnea, and spontaneous cerebrospinal fluid leaks.[] Patients with intracranial HTN should not undergo a lumbar puncture or any other procedure that decreases the cerebrospinal fluid pressure in the vertebral canal.[] April Newsletter, Lewitt Headache & Neck Pain Clinic, PLLC, Greensboro, NC[]

  • Papilledema

    Abstract Paragangliomas that arise from the jugular bulb are known to present as masses in the neck or with hearing loss, pulsatile tinnitus, and lower cranial nerve palsies[] If no structural abnormality is identified, a lumbar puncture should be performed, documenting the opening pressure, and a CSF sample should be forwarded for analysis and[] […] or shoulder pain Like papilledema, pseudotumor cerebri can cause permanent vision loss if left untreated.[]

  • Cerebral Thrombosis

    BACKGROUND: Pulsatile tinnitus can be caused by fatal vascular disease.[] Despite intravenous heparin and symptomatic treatment (osmotic therapy and lumbar punctures), hypertension persisted and the ophthalmologic examination worsened with papilloedema[] The common signs of acute coronary syndrome are chest pain or discomfort, which may involve pressure, tightness or fullness; pain or discomfort in one or both arms, the jaw[]

  • Cerebral Venous Sinus Disorder

    […] may also produce sudden pulsatile tinnitus or exacerbate the tinnitus [ 31 ].[] Lumbar Puncture Unless there is clinical suspicion of meningitis, examination of the cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) is typically not helpful in cases with focal neurological abnormalities[] Headache and neck pain in spontaneous internal carotid and vertebral artery dissections.[]

  • Obstructive Hydrocephalus

    This is the first case of obstructive hydrocephalus secondary to enlarged VRS, presenting with pulsatile tinnitus.[] puncture or lumbar catheter gives dramatic, temporary relief of symptoms ICP or spinal fluid pressure monitoring shows an abnormal range or pattern of spinal fluid pressure[] The patient was taking over the counter pain medications (Diclofenac 75 mg PO SOS) for the pain.[]

  • Lyme Meningoencephalitis

    By Coolio278 5 replies 137 views borrelioburgdorferii Today 7:12 PM Pulsatile Tinnitus from Lyme?[] Lumbar puncture (LP) See separate articles Lumbar Puncture and Cerebrospinal Fluid for normal values and interpretation of abnormal CSF findings.[] The presence of nonspecific symptoms (e.g. headache, neck pain, lethargy) was not different, but the duration was significantly longer in LM.[]

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