Endolymphatic hydrops in idiopathic intracranial hypertension: prevalence and clinical outcome after lumbar puncture. Preliminary data.
- Angelo Ranieri,
- Michele Cavaliere,
- Stefania Sicignano,
- Pietro Falco,
- Federico Cautiero,
- Roberto De Simone
Neurol Sci 2017 May;38(Suppl 1):193-196
Department of Neurosciences, Reproductive Sciences and Odontostomatology, Headache Centre, University of Naples "Federico II", Via Pansini, 5, 80131, Naples, Italy.
Idiopathic intracranial hypertension is characterized by raised intracranial pressure (ICP) without any underlying pathology, presenting with (IIH) or without papilledema (IIHWOP). Headache, often on daily basis, is the most frequent symptom. Among audiovestibular symptoms, tinnitus and dizziness are commonly reported, while vertigo and hearing impairment are infrequent reports. Read More