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J Neuroophthalmol. 2004 Jun;24(2):138-45.

Idiopathic intracranial hypertension.

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Departments of Ophthalmology and Neurology, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, New York, USA. Deborah_Friedman@urmc.rochester.edu

Abstract

The syndrome of intracranial hypertension without structural brain or cerebrospinal fluid abnormalities and without identifiable cause, now most appropriately termed idiopathic intracranial hypertension, was described over a century ago. Although the pathogenesis of this condition remains unknown, diagnostic and therapeutic developments during the past two decades have substantially advanced patient management.

PMID:
15179068
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