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Causes of Cerebrospinal fluid leakage

This section discusses 20 medical conditions causing Cerebrospinal fluid leakage. A simple discussion of these causes with additional information is below.

Common Causes: Cerebrospinal fluid leakage

Some of the possible common medical causes of Cerebrospinal fluid leakage may include:

  • Developmental defect
  • Fracture of the petrous temporal bone
  • Blunt trauma
  • Sequalae to skull base surgery
  • Skull base lesions
  • Malignancies
  • Head injury
  • Marfan syndrome
  • Penetrating trauma
  • Post functional endoscopic sinus surgery
  • Post-transsphenoidal pituitary surgery
  • Perilymaphatic fistula
  • Translabyrinthine fistula

Other Causes: Cerebrospinal fluid leakage

Some of the less common causes of Cerebrospinal fluid leakage may include:


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List of 20 causes of Cerebrospinal fluid leakage

This section shows a full list of all the diseases and conditions listed as a possible cause of Cerebrospinal fluid leakage in our database from various sources.

  • Blunt trauma
  • Developmental defect
  • Empty sella osteomyelitis
  • Fracture of the petrous temporal bone
  • Head injury
  • Malignancies
  • Marfan syndrome
  • Meningocele
  • Meningoencephalocele
  • Penetrating trauma
  • Perilymaphatic fistula
  • Post functional endoscopic sinus surgery
  • Post-transsphenoidal pituitary surgery
  • Sequalae to skull base surgery
  • Skull base lesions
  • Skull base tumour
  • Skull based defects
  • Spontaneous intracranial hypotension syndrome
  • Translabyrinthine fistula
  • Wide cochlear aqueduct syndrome

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