Idiopathic intracranial hypertension (IIH) - spasm syndrome
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Three years history of right-sided facial spasm.
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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
- 1. S Muzerengi, C Moor, M Davies. Facial spasm and headaches: should we call it “IIH-Spasm syndrome?”. (2013) The Journal of Headache and Pain. 14 (1): 1. doi:10.1186/1129-2377-14-S1-P225
- 2. Selky AK, Purvin VA. Hemifacial spasm. An unusual manifestation of idiopathic intracranial hypertension. (1994) Journal of neuro-ophthalmology : the official journal of the North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society. 14 (4): 196-8. Pubmed