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Is papilledema linked to malformations in the brain?

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Dr. Bruce Rothschild
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
2 doctors agree

In brief: Usually not

Usually a sign of increased intracranial pressure.

In brief: Usually not

Usually a sign of increased intracranial pressure.
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Dr. Bruce Rothschild
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Dr. Howard Pomeranz
Ophthalmology

In brief: Papilledema

If the brain malformation is linked to a blockage of normal spinal fluid flow through the ventricle system in the brain hydrocephalus can result which can cause papilledema.

In brief: Papilledema

If the brain malformation is linked to a blockage of normal spinal fluid flow through the ventricle system in the brain hydrocephalus can result which can cause papilledema.
Dr. Howard Pomeranz
Dr. Howard Pomeranz
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