Papilledema

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Papilledema

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Papilledema" returned 56 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Papilledema revisiting after sinus angioplasty of chronic cerebral venous sinus thrombosis.
 

Author(s): Vaibhav Kumar Jain, Vivek Singh, Vikas Kannaujia, Priyadarshini Mishra, Rajendra Vishnu Phadke, Kumudini Sharma

Journal: Indian J Ophthalmol. 2018 05;66(5):714-717.

 

This case series aimed to review the significance of revisiting papilledema after successful cerebral venous sinus thrombosis (CVST) management with sinus angioplasty. Four patients presented with blurring and transient obscuration of vision with papilledema, headache, tinnitus, and ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Chronic papilledema in a child with classical tuberous sclerosis.
 

Author(s): Khyati Amit Jain, Amit Bhurmal Jain

Journal: Indian J Ophthalmol. 2018 01;66(1):127-128.

 

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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[Bilateral papilledema secondary to intracranial hypertension in an adolescent girl].
 

Author(s): Seydou Bakayoko, Nouhoum Guirou, Brainima Coulibaly, Jeannette Traoré

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Papilledema is a fluid and/or axonal swelling of the optic nerve head due to a blockage of axoplasmic flow at the level of the cribriform plate. We report the case of a 17-year old adolescent girl with bilateral papilledema secondary to idiopathic intracranial hypertension.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The terms "Papilledema" returned 5 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

"Paton's Folds" Revisited: Peripapillary Wrinkles, Folds, and Creases in Papilledema.
 

Author(s): Patrick A Sibony, Mark J Kupersmith,

Journal: Ophthalmology. 2016 06;123(6):1397-9.

 

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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[Rapidly worsening bilateral papilledema secondary to carcinomatous meningitis. Case report and review of the literature].
 

Author(s): J Oumerzouk, J Ahmimeche, Y Hanafi, I El Khiyat, A Nasri, A Bourazza

Journal: J Fr Ophtalmol. 2013 Nov;36(9):e183-5.

 

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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MR imaging of papilledema and visual pathways: effects of increased intracranial pressure and pathophysiologic mechanisms.
 

Author(s): N Passi, A J Degnan, L M Levy

Journal: AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 2013 May;34(5):919-24.

 

Papilledema, defined as swelling of the optic disc, frequently occurs in the setting of increased ICP and in a variety of medical conditions, including pseudotumor cerebri, sinus thrombosis, intracerebral hemorrhage, frontal lobe neoplasms, and Chiari malformation. Noninvasive imaging ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Ocular Point of Care Ultrasound (POCUS) to Detect Optic Disc Swelling in Comparison to Ophthalmologic Examination
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Papilledema Associated With Increased Intracranial Pressure

 

Last Updated: 13 Dec 2016

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Antiacne Medications Pseudotumor Cerebri
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Optic Disc Swelling

 

Last Updated: 26 May 2014

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Measurement of Optic Nerve Sheath Diameter in Children Without the Increased Intracranial Pressure
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Optic Papilla Edema

 

Last Updated: 5 Jun 2017

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