TITLE

Idiopatinë intrakranijinë hipertenzija: literatûros apþvalga

AUTHOR(S)
Kluonaitis, K.; Liveikienë, A.; Audronytë, E.; Ryliðkienë, K.
PUB. DATE
October 2016
SOURCE
Neurologijos Seminarai;2016, Vol. 20 Issue 4, p177
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Id io pathic intracranial hy per ten sion is a rare dis ease of un known eti ol ogy mostly af fect ing obese women of child bear ing age. The prev a lence of the dis ease is ex pected to rise due to in creas ing in - ci dence of obe sity. Due to chronic head ache the dis ease wors ens pa tients' qual ity of life, some times it can prog ress to vi sion loss. Re vised di ag nos tic cri te ria could as sist phy si cians in di ag nos tics, also in stan dard iza tion of the di ag nos tic pro cess. Re cently, a few stud ies and ran dom ized con trol tri als have been pub lished which an a lyze the ef fi cacy of cur rent treat ment op tions. The pur pose of this re view is to pro vide re cent data on ep i de mi ol ogy, eti ol ogy, pre sen ta tion, di ag nos tics and treatment of the disease in keeping with relevance to Lithuanian population.
ACCESSION #
120535698

 

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