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Who is mostly likely to get pseudotumor cerebri?

Premenopausal women are most likely to get pseudotumor cerebri. It is particularly prevalent in obese women in that age group. Also, there are many pre-existing medical conditions that are linked to pseudotumor cerebri. These include head injury, lupus, hypothyroidism, and Cushing's disease.

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Is pseudotumor cerebri serious?
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Yes, pseudotumor cerebri is serious. It can lead to permanent blindness. It is very important that t...
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What is the duration of pseudotumor cerebri?
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Pseudotumor cerebri will often last until it has been successfully treated. However, the symptom...
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Are there other names for pseudotumor cerebri?
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Yes, there are other names for pseudotumor cerebri. It can be referred to as idiopathic intracranial...
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What is pseudotumor cerebri?
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Pseudotumor cerebri is a condition in which the pressure within the skull (intracranial pressure) in...
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