Idiopathic intracranial hypertension (IIH) - spasm syndrome

Case contributed by Dr Ammar Haouimi


Three years history of right-sided facial spasm.

Patient Data

Age: 45 years
Gender: Female

The MRI sequences demonstrate:


Case Discussion

MRI features of idiopathic intracranial hypertension in patient with right-sided facial spasm. This association was already described in the literature 1, 2, and recently called idiopathic intracranial idiopathic (IIH) - spasm syndrome 1.


Additional contributor: Z.E Boudiaf, MD, CHU Constantine, Algeria

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