Cerebrospinal fluid removal for idiopathic intracranial hypertension: less cerebrospinal fluid is best Perloff MD, Parikh SK, Fiorito-Torres F, McAdams MT, Rayhill ML. J Neuroophthalmol 2019; 39:330-332. Abstract BACKGROUND: Although lumbar punctures (LPs) are used for diagnostic evaluation in idiopathic intracranial hypertension (IIH), they can also provide relief from IIH-associated headache. Conversely, low-pressure headache secondary to […]

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