Intracranial hypertension syndrome is caused by excessive pressure from cerebrospinal fluid build up inside the skull. The principal accompanying symptoms are cortical blindness
, buzzing in the ears, headaches
, nausea and vomiting, vertigo
, or epileptic fits. In its benign
form, treatment for intracranial hypertension syndrome is based on lumbar puncture
. In more severe cases it requires surgical treatment.
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Latest update on November 19, 2013 at 11:13 AM by Jeff.