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I was recently diagnosed with having papilledema and pseudotumor. Has anyone else heard of treatment?

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Dr. Bruce Rothschild
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
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In brief: See doctor

See doctor to identify underlying cause and what to do.

In brief: See doctor

See doctor to identify underlying cause and what to do.
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Dr. Howard Pomeranz
Ophthalmology

In brief: Pseudotumor cerebri

Pseudotumor cerebri is usually treated with weight loss and diuretics such as Diamox or lasix (furosemide).
If vision loss is significant or headaches are severe, surgery to lower intracranial pressure may be necessary.

In brief: Pseudotumor cerebri

Pseudotumor cerebri is usually treated with weight loss and diuretics such as Diamox or lasix (furosemide).
If vision loss is significant or headaches are severe, surgery to lower intracranial pressure may be necessary.
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