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Non- communicating hydrocephalus: Non-communicating hydrocephalus is a specific type of accumulation of cerebral spinal fluid in the skull causing swelling of the brain. See detailed information below for a list of 7 causes of Non- communicating hydrocephalus, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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Listed below are some combinations of symptoms associated with Non- communicating hydrocephalus, as listed in our database. Visit the Symptom Checker, to add and remove symptoms and research your condition.
Some of the possible treatments listed in sources for treatment of Non- communicating hydrocephalus may include:
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Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Non- communicating hydrocephalus may include these symptoms:
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Mild traumatic brain injury often remains undiagnosed: Although the symptoms of severe brain injury are hard to miss, it is less clear for milder injuries, or even those causing a mild concussion diagnosis. The condition goes by the...read more »
MTBI misdiagnosed as balance problem: When a person has symptoms such as vertigo or dizziness, a diagnosis of brain injury may go overlooked. This is particularly true of mild traumatic brain injury (MTBI), for which the symptoms are typically mild. The symptoms...read more »
Brain pressure condition often misdiagnosed as dementia: A condition that results from an excessive pressure of CSF within the brain is often misdiagnosed. It may be misdiagnosed as Parkinson's disease or dementia (such as Alzheimer's disease...read more »
Post-concussive brain injury often misdiagnosed: A study found that soldiers who had suffered a concussive injury in battle often were misdiagnosed on their return. A variety of symptoms can occur in post-concussion...read more »
Children with migraine often misdiagnosed: A migraine often fails to be correctly diagnosed in pediatric patients. These patients are not the typical migraine sufferers, but migraines can...read more »
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Dandy-Walker syndrome is a congenital brain malformation involving the fourth ventricle... (Source: excerpt from NINDS Dandy-Walker Syndrome Information Page: NINDS)
The list below shows some of the causes of Non- communicating hydrocephalus mentioned in various sources:
This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Non- communicating hydrocephalus. Of the 7 causes of Non- communicating hydrocephalus that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:
The following list of conditions have 'Non- communicating hydrocephalus' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.
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