Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension

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Overview

A young woman with a headache. Serious or not?


  1. Cerebral sinus thrombosis
  2. Idiopathic intracranial hypertension
  3. Ovarian morphology in PCOS
  4. The Ferriman-Gallwey score
  5. The Rotterdam criteria
  6. The Tanner scale
  7. The modified Dandy criteria
  8. The pharmacologic management of IIH
  9. Therapeutic lumbar puncture in IIH
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