Pseudotumor cerebri

Case contributed by Dr Abdallah Alqudah

Presentation

This patient presented with headache and papilloedema.

Patient Data

Age: 30 years old
Gender: Female
MRI

Partially empty sella turcica is seen. Both optic nerves show mild tourtousity, prominent subarachnoid space, and optic disc bulging suggestive of papillodema.

 

Case Discussion

Overall findings are suggestive of idiopathic intracranial hypertension in the proper clinical settings.

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Case information

rID: 49819
Case created: 5th Dec 2016
Last edited: 14th Dec 2016
System: Head & Neck
Inclusion in quiz mode: Excluded

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