Dural venous sinus stenting in idiopathic intracranial hypertension: let’s try to understand something more

Key point: Idiopathic intracranial hypertension (IIH), also known as pseudotumor cerebri, is a syndrome characterized by increased intracranial pressure, with non-specific neurological symptoms and a normal neuroimaging, except for findings occurring with chronic increased intracranial pressure of any cause. Diagnostic criteria have been identified by Dandy and Smith. IIH occurs with a frequency of about 1 Read more about Dural venous sinus stenting in idiopathic intracranial hypertension: let’s try to understand something more[…]

Stenting of the Lateral Sinus in Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension According to the Type of Stenosis

Lenck S1, Vallée F, Labeyrie MA, Touitou V, Saint-Maurice JP, Guillonnet A, Tantot A, Crassard I, Bernat AL, Houdart E. Pubmed BACKGROUND: Over the past decade, stenting of lateral sinus stenosis has been used to treat idiopathic intracranial hypertension. Two types of stenoses have been identified: extrinsic and intrinsic. OBJECTIVE: The aim of this study Read more about Stenting of the Lateral Sinus in Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension According to the Type of Stenosis[…]