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976 Possible Causes for Papilledema, Sinusitis

  • Upper Respiratory Infection

    […] an intracranial suppurative complication (eg, abscess) when the examination reveals signs such as the following: Proptosis Impaired extraocular movements Decreased vision Papilledema[emedicine.medscape.com] The composition of the NP bacterial community of children was significantly related prior to the history of acute sinusitis (R (2)   0.070, P   0.009).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Signs of increased intracranial pressure (eg, papilledema, altered mental status, neurologic findings) may suggest intracranial involvement.[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Sinusitis

    The patient presented with unilateral proptosis, papilledema, and headache.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] sinusitis.[symptoma.com] Sinusitis Synonyms Sinus infection, rhinosinusitis Left-sided maxillary sinusitis marked by an arrow.[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Meningitis

    ,et al, 2017 A 57-year-old man with Unilateral Anosmia, Papilledema, and Meningismus Neurol 89:e86-e90, Bradshaw, M.J.[neudle.com] In many cases, bacterial meningitis starts when bacteria get into the bloodstream from the sinuses, ears, or throat.[webmd.com] IHP presents with radiculomyelopathy, headaches, cranial nerve palsies, papilledema, and October 2014 Volume 5 Article 192 1 Ramirez et al.[tiptiktak.com]

  • Rhinocerebral Mucormycosis

    Neurologic examinations revealed that there was a decreased range of motion in the upward and lateral gaze, along with incomplete pupillary dilatation and papilledema of the[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Rhinocerebral mucormycosis is a rare fungal infection of the nasal cavity and sinuses that can spread to the orbits and cranium within days.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] It is commonly fatal and aggressive infection localised paranasal sinuses and orbit. We report two cases had necrotising infection on the left nasolabial region.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Intracranial Hypertension

    This article reviews the treatment of papilledema-related visual loss in pseudotumor cerebri syndrome, one of the most common causes of papilledema encountered by neurologists[journals.lww.com] To quantitatively characterize transverse dural sinuses (TS) on magnetic resonance venography (MRV) in patients with idiopathic intracranial hypertension (IIH), compared to[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Bowing of the tentorium may play a part in distorting the contour of the transverse sinuses, resulting, at least in part, in the effacement of the transverse sinuses in idiopathic[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension

    This article reviews the treatment of papilledema-related visual loss in pseudotumor cerebri syndrome, one of the most common causes of papilledema encountered by neurologists[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Improved visualization of the venous sinuses can improve stent placement.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] To quantitatively characterize transverse dural sinuses (TS) on magnetic resonance venography (MRV) in patients with idiopathic intracranial hypertension (IIH), compared to[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Brain Abscess

    He presented with fever, worsening headache and papilledema. An urgent magnetic resonance image (MRI) showed an occipital abscess with midline shift.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Intracranial complications of acute sinusitis in children: The role of endoscopic sinus surgery .[journals.cambridge.org] Classically, headache, nausea, vomiting, lethargy, seizures, personality changes, papilledema, and focal neurologic deficits develop over days to weeks; however, in some patients[msdmanuals.com]

  • Allergic Rhinitis

    An eye fundus examination found papilledema suggesting the diagnosis of idiopathic intracranial hypertension.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Sinusitis is an inflammation of the lining inside the sinuses which can be acute or chronic.[who.int] We describe two cases of this condition occurring in association with allergic rhinitis and sinusitis. The presentation and management of these cases is described.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Cavernous Sinus Thrombosis

    Patients with severe papilledema may develop permanent vision deficits without treatment. Importantly, head CT is normal in up to 30% of cases.[shmabstracts.com] To report a rare case of unilateral cavernous sinus thrombosis caused by contralateral sphenoid sinusitis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Patients with cavernous sinus thrombosis may also have anisocoria or mydriasis (3rd cranial nerve dysfunction), papilledema, and vision loss.[merckmanuals.com]

  • Hypercapnia

    […] and confusion, which may progress to coma Muscle twitches Seizures Palpitations Panic or a feeling of impending doom Dilation or widening of superficial veins in the skin Papilledema[copd.about.com] However, an increased concentration of paramagnetic oxygen in the inhaled air may result in a larger susceptibility area around the frontal sinuses and nasal cavity.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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