Unilateral endoscopic optic nerve decompression for idiopathic intracranial hypertension: a series of 10 patients.

@article{Sencer2014UnilateralEO,
  title={Unilateral endoscopic optic nerve decompression for idiopathic intracranial hypertension: a series of 10 patients.},
  author={Altay Sencer and Mehmet Osman Akçakaya and Bora Başaran and Ali Guven Yorukoglu and Aydin Aydoseli and Yavuz Aras and Fahir Şencan and Banu Şatana and Ismet Aslan and Omer Unal and Nail Izgi and Ali Tuncay Canbolat},
  journal={World neurosurgery},
  year={2014},
  volume={82 5},
  pages={
          745-50
        }
}
OBJECTIVE Several surgical treatment modalities, including lumboperitoneal or ventriculoperitoneal shunt surgery, subtemporal decompression, endovascular venous sinus stenting, optic nerve decompression (OND), were used in the management of idiopathic intracranial hypertension (IIH). Each surgical technique has different advantages and disadvantages. Endoscopic OND is rarely used in the management of IIH. There are only four reported cases. The aim of this study is to describe the surgical… CONTINUE READING

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