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Not usually related: The cisterna magna is a spinal fluid space in the back of the brain which lies just posterior to the cerebellum. The space may be enlarged for a few ... Read More

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Normal Pressure hydr: The source of what causes nph has not been really determined. It is a disorder that occurs more in the elderly population and is a situation where the ... Read More
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3 classic: The classic triad of symptoms include dementia, urinary incontinence, and gait disturbance (apraxia).
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NPH: Normal pressure hydrocephalus (nph) affects nearly 500, 000 people in the U.S. As its name implies, the pressure the brain "feels" is normal. Ct scans ... Read More
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NPH Drug Treatment: No definitive evidence exists that medication can successfully treat nph. Parkinson drugs have been reported to be of benefit in anecdotal reports, th ... Read More
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Dr. Robert Uyeda
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Yes, it should: But it depends on the chronicity of the condition and the permanent damage that the pressure might have already caused. Consult a neurologist or a ne ... Read More
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Confirm therapy: How was the diagnosis of NPH confirmed, particularly if no shunt was put in place? It would be best to understand the workup and treatment; while the ... Read More
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Headache: blurred or double vision, sunsetting of the eyes, problems with balance, poor coordination, gait disturbance, urinary incontinence, slowing or loss of ... Read More
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Book recommendation: You might find a book called "the blood sugar solution" by mark hyman, md helpful. He looks at the situation holistically and offers practical advice ... Read More

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