Spontaneous CSF leaks mimicking benign exertional headaches.

  title={Spontaneous CSF leaks mimicking benign exertional headaches.},
  author={Bahram Mokri},
  journal={Cephalalgia : an international journal of headache},
  volume={22 10},
  • Bahram Mokri
  • Published 2002 in
    Cephalalgia : an international journal of…
Spontaneous CSF leaks are increasingly recognized, and a broader clinical and imaging spectrum of the disorder is emerging. The headaches of CSF leaks are typically orthostatic, but sometimes especially with chronicity the orthostatic features are blurred into lingering chronic daily headaches. Additional types of headache are also increasingly recognized. Two patients with spontaneous CSF leaks presented with intermittent transient severe headaches provoked by Valsalva-type manoeuvres… CONTINUE READING