Pseudotumour cerebri: incidence and pattern in North-Eastern Libya.

  title={Pseudotumour cerebri: incidence and pattern in North-Eastern Libya.},
  author={Kurupath Radhakrishnan and R. Sridharan and P. P. Ashok and M E Mousa},
  journal={European neurology},
  volume={25 2},
The present documentation of 23 female patients with pseudotumour cerebri seen in Benghazi, North-Eastern Libya, over a period of 2 years constituted 21 cases with idiopathic pseudotumour and 2 patients with associated endocrine diseases. The clinical, laboratory and CT scan findings indicated idiopathic hypoparathyroidism in 1 case. The association of pseudotumour and hypothyroidism in a 40-year-old woman is suggested to be more than coincidental. The patient group was significantly more obese… CONTINUE READING


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