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Causes of Papilloedema

Causes of Papilloedema

Papilloedema is caused by increased intracranial pressure due to brain tumors, increased cerebrospinal fluid production, use and withdrawal of certain medications, encephalitis and other underlying diseases.

List of causes of Papilloedema

Following is a list of causes or underlying conditions (see also Misdiagnosis of underlying causes of Papilloedema) that could possibly cause Papilloedema includes:

More causes:see full list of causes for Papilloedema

Causes of Papilloedema (Diseases Database):

The follow list shows some of the possible medical causes of Papilloedema that are listed by the Diseases Database:

Source: Diseases Database

Papilloedema: Related Medical Conditions

To research the causes of Papilloedema, consider researching the causes of these these diseases that may be similar, or associated with Papilloedema:

Papilloedema: Causes and Types

Causes of Broader Categories of Papilloedema: Review the causal information about the various more general categories of medical conditions:

Papilloedema as a symptom:

Conditions listing Papilloedema as a symptom may also be potential underlying causes of Papilloedema. Our database lists the following as having Papilloedema as a symptom of that condition:

Related information on causes of Papilloedema:

As with all medical conditions, there may be many causal factors. Further relevant information on causes of Papilloedema may be found in:


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