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The clinical features and radiological appearances of spontaneous intracranial hypotension are described in three patients and the medical literature is reviewed. Awareness of this condition and its differentiation from more sinister meningitic processes is important to avoid unnecessary invasive investigations and to allow prompt diagnosis and effective treatment.

Type

Journal article

Journal

J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry

Publication Date

11/1995

Volume

59

Pages

511 - 515

Keywords

Adult, Brain, Female, Humans, Hypotension, Orthostatic, Intracranial Pressure, Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Male, Middle Aged