Symptoms and disease associations in idiopathic intracranial hypertension (pseudotumor cerebri): a case-control study.

@article{Giuseffi1991SymptomsAD,
  title={Symptoms and disease associations in idiopathic intracranial hypertension (pseudotumor cerebri): a case-control study.},
  author={V Giuseffi and Michael Wall and Paul Z. Siegel and Patricio Rojas},
  journal={Neurology},
  year={1991},
  volume={41 2 ( Pt 1)},
  pages={239-44}
}
To identify the symptoms and coexisting medical conditions associated with idiopathic intracranial hypertension (IIH), we administered an 83-item questionnaire at the time of diagnosis to 50 IIH patients and 100 aged-matched controls. Ninety percent of the IIH patients were women; the mean age was 33. Obesity and recent weight gain were much more common… CONTINUE READING