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Pseudotumor cerebri (idiopathic intracranial hypertension)

Goldstein SJG - MedPix (2010)

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Affiliation: University of Kentucky

ABSTRACT

Diagnosis: Pseudotumor cerebri (idiopathic intracranial hypertension)

History: 50 year old woman with headaches and blurred vision for 1 month.

Findings: • Empty Sella • Dilated optic nerve sheaths due to increase CSF volume • Bilateral transverse sinus stenoses on MRV

Ddx: • Optic neuritis • Hydrocephalus • Intracranial hypertension • Sinus Thrombophlebitis

Dxhow: MRI, MRV, and clinical examination

Exam: Obese woman Papilledema with elevated optic discs.

No MeSH data available.


Slightly oblique 3D MRV showing bilateral transverse sinus stenoses (arrows) on MRV.  IJV = Internal Jugular Vein.  Also labeled, the ascending superficial vein of Trollard (vertical, connecting to superior sagittal sinus.
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Pseudotumor cerebri (idiopathic intracranial hypertension)

Goldstein SJG - MedPix (2010)

Slightly oblique 3D MRV showing bilateral transverse sinus stenoses (arrows) on MRV.  IJV = Internal Jugular Vein.  Also labeled, the ascending superficial vein of Trollard (vertical, connecting to superior sagittal sinus.
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MPX1209_synpic52943: Slightly oblique 3D MRV showing bilateral transverse sinus stenoses (arrows) on MRV. IJV = Internal Jugular Vein. Also labeled, the ascending superficial vein of Trollard (vertical, connecting to superior sagittal sinus.

View Article: MedPix Image - MedPix Case

Affiliation: University of Kentucky

ABSTRACT

Diagnosis: Pseudotumor cerebri (idiopathic intracranial hypertension)

History: 50 year old woman with headaches and blurred vision for 1 month.

Findings: • Empty Sella • Dilated optic nerve sheaths due to increase CSF volume • Bilateral transverse sinus stenoses on MRV

Ddx: • Optic neuritis • Hydrocephalus • Intracranial hypertension • Sinus Thrombophlebitis

Dxhow: MRI, MRV, and clinical examination

Exam: Obese woman Papilledema with elevated optic discs.

No MeSH data available.