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What causes fluid in the brain stem?

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Dr. Marcel Hungs answered

Specializes in Neurology

Fluid in the brain can be normal or abnormal. There is spinal fluid all the time around the brainstem, but accumulation of fluid such as hydrocephalus and pseudotumor cerebri can cause problems. There are of course infection, tumors and other conditions that lead to fluid in the brain. You need to be under the care of a neurologist and get all your questions answered.

Answered Sep 13, 2019



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