Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension

@article{Binder2004IdiopathicIH,
  title={Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension},
  author={Devin K Binder and Jonathan C. Horton and Michael T. Lawton and M.W. McDermott},
  journal={Neurosurgery},
  year={2004},
  volume={54},
  pages={538-552}
}
OBJECTIVEThe history, diagnosis, and therapy of idiopathic intracranial hypertension (IIH) (pseudotumor cerebri) are reviewed. Theories of pathogenesis are considered, the clinical presentation is described, and potential diagnostic and therapeutic challenges are explored. METHODSAn extensive literature review of IIH and related conditions (secondary pseudotumor syndromes) was performed. The history of and rationale for the diagnosis and medical and surgical approaches to treatment are reviewed… 

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