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[…]

Cerebral venous thrombosis

Piazza G1. Case Presentation: A 20-year-old woman presented with 24 hours of severe left-sided headache associated with nausea, photophobia, and phonophobia. She was previously healthy and was taking only an oral contraceptive pill. On physical examination, she was tachycardic to 110 bpm, normotensive with a blood pressure of 108/64 mm Hg, and appeared uncomfortable. Neurological Read more about Cerebral venous thrombosis[…]