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Idiopathic intracranial hypertension with papilledema

Introduction: Idiopathic intracranial hypertension with papilledema

Description of Idiopathic intracranial hypertension with papilledema

Idiopathic intracranial hypertension with papilledema (medical condition): A condition involving increased intracranial pressure which can produce...more »

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Pseudotumor Cerebri:
  »Introduction: Pseudotumor Cerebri
  »Symptoms of Pseudotumor Cerebri
  »Causes of Pseudotumor Cerebri
  »Treatments for Pseudotumor Cerebri

Idiopathic intracranial hypertension with papilledema: Related Topics

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Idiopathic intracranial hypertension with papilledema: Rare Disease

Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Idiopathic intracranial hypertension with papilledema is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Idiopathic intracranial hypertension with papilledema, or a subtype of Idiopathic intracranial hypertension with papilledema, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Idiopathic intracranial hypertension with papilledema as a Disease

Idiopathic intracranial hypertension with papilledema: Another name for Pseudotumor Cerebri (or close medical condition association).
  »Introduction: Pseudotumor Cerebri
  »Symptoms of Pseudotumor Cerebri
  »Causes of Pseudotumor Cerebri
  »Treatments for Pseudotumor Cerebri

Idiopathic intracranial hypertension with papilledema: Related Diseases

Idiopathic intracranial hypertension with papilledema: Idiopathic intracranial hypertension with papilledema is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

Causes of Idiopathic intracranial hypertension with papilledema

Some of the causes of Idiopathic intracranial hypertension with papilledema are included in the list below:

Symptoms of Idiopathic intracranial hypertension with papilledema (Pseudotumor Cerebri)

Some of the symptoms of Idiopathic intracranial hypertension with papilledema incude:

Treatments for Idiopathic intracranial hypertension with papilledema (Pseudotumor Cerebri)

Treatments for Idiopathic intracranial hypertension with papilledema (Pseudotumor Cerebri) include:

  • Spinal taps
  • Shunting
  • Steroids
  • Cerebrospinal fluid reduction medications
  • Hyperosmotic drugs

Treatment of Idiopathic intracranial hypertension with papilledema: For more treatment information about Idiopathic intracranial hypertension with papilledema, see treatment of Pseudotumor Cerebri (Idiopathic intracranial hypertension with papilledema)

Idiopathic intracranial hypertension with papilledema: Article Excerpts about Pseudotumor Cerebri

Pseudotumor cerebri, also called benign intracranial hypertension, literally means "false brain tumor." It is caused by increased... (Source: excerpt from NINDS Pseudotumor Cerebri Information Page: NINDS)

Idiopathic intracranial hypertension with papilledema: Related Disease Topics

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