Jul 9, 2020
Webster defines ‘idiopathic’ as “arising spontaneously or from
an obscure or unknown cause”. By definition, this means idiopathic
intracranial hypertension (IIH) has no proximate cause. But that’s
not exactly true. This week on the podcast, we explore the recent
evidence behind the theory that transverse sinus stenosis may
contribute to this condition.
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