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*  Intracranial aneurysm
... that cause the vasospasm. Intracranial aneurysms may result from diseases acquired during life, or from genetic conditions. ... Intracranial aneurysm, also known as brain aneurysm, is a cerebrovascular disorder in which weakness in the wall of a cerebral ... Intracranial aneurysms occur more in women, by a ratio of 3 to 2, and are rarely seen in pediatric populations. Interventional ... The vasospasm is thought to be secondary to the apoptosis of inflammatory cells such as macrophages and neutrophils that become ...
*  List of MeSH codes (C10)
... vasospasm, intracranial MeSH C10.228.140.300.950 --- vertebral artery dissection MeSH C10.228.140.380 --- dementia MeSH C10.228 ... intracranial embolism and thrombosis MeSH C10.228.140.300.525.400 --- intracranial embolism MeSH C10.228.140.300.525.425 --- ... intracranial thrombosis MeSH C10.228.140.300.525.669 --- sinus thrombosis, intracranial MeSH C10.228.140.300.525.669.375 --- ... intracranial aneurysm MeSH C10.228.140.300.510.200.475 --- intracranial arteriosclerosis MeSH C10.228.140.300.510.200.475.500 ...
*  List of MeSH codes (C14)
... vasospasm, intracranial MeSH C14.907.253.953 --- vertebral artery dissection MeSH C14.907.253.956 --- vertebrobasilar ... intracranial embolism MeSH C14.907.355.350.850.213.350 --- intracranial thrombosis MeSH C14.907.355.350.850.213.669 --- sinus ... intracranial embolism MeSH C14.907.355.830.850.213.350 --- intracranial thrombosis MeSH C14.907.355.830.850.213.669 --- sinus ... intracranial thrombosis MeSH C14.907.253.378.586 --- sinus thrombosis, intracranial MeSH C14.907.253.378.586.375 --- cavernous ...
*  Subarachnoid hemorrhage
... and blood byproducts that increase intracranial pressure and may increase the risk for cerebral vasospasm. Efforts to keep a ... International Study of Unruptured Intracranial Aneurysms Investigators (December 1998). "Unruptured intracranial aneurysms-risk ... Vasospasm, in which the blood vessels constrict and thus restrict blood flow, is a serious complication of SAH. It can cause ... A protocol referred to as "triple H" is often used as a measure to treat vasospasm when it causes symptoms; this is the use of ...
*  Interventional neuroradiology
Traumatic vascular lesions Vasospasm Vertebral body tumors Vertebral body compression fractures Stroke Intracranial aneurysm ... New techniques: flow diversion stents Since the early '2000s, it was observed that intracranial stents positioned to keep the ... and paraspinal vascular malformations Head and neck tumors Intracranial atherosclerosis Juvenile nasopharyngeal tumor ...
*  Non-invasive intracranial pressure measurement methods
TCD is primarily a technique for diagnosing various intracranial vascular disorders such as emboli, stenosis, or vasospasm, and ... Intracranial pressure Intracranial hypotension Intracranial pressure monitoring Headache Meningitis Space adaptation syndrome ... "Noninvasive Monitoring of Intracranial Pressure". Petkus V, Ragauskas A, Jurkonis R (May 2002). "Investigation of intracranial ... Blood flow in the intracranial OA segment is affected by intracranial pressure, while flow in the extracranial (intraorbital) ...
*  Amaurosis fugax
... vasospasm, optic neuropathies, giant cell arteritis, angle-closure glaucoma, increased intracranial pressure, orbital ... Temporary vasospasm leading to decreased blood flow can be a cause of amaurosis fugax. Generally, these episodes are brief, ... Brief fluctuations in intracranial or systemic blood pressure may then result in transient loss of function in the eyes." ... Burger SK, Saul RF, Selhorst JB, Thurston SE (September 1991). "Transient monocular blindness caused by vasospasm". N. Engl. J ...
*  Neurohydrodynamics
... investigates the role of intracranial fluid hydrodynamics (e.g. cerebrospinal fluid, cerebral blood flow, ... cerebral vasospasm, Alzheimer's disease, multiple sclerosis and cerebral aneurysm. Neurohydrodynamics is an emerging discipline ...
*  Philip Stieg
Fraser JF, Riina H, Mitra N, Gobin YP, Simon AS, Stieg PE: Treatment of ruptured intracranial aneurysms: looking to the past to ... Janardhan V, Biondi A, Riina HA, Sanelli PC, Stieg PE, Gobin YP: Vasospasm in aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage: diagnosis, ... https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/sites/entrez/ Stieg PE, Batjer HH, Samson DS (Eds): Intracranial Arteriovenous Malformations. New ... authored more than 100 peer-reviewed publications in the medical literature and has co-edited a textbook titled Intracranial ...
*  External ventricular drain
In order to calculate the CPP the intracranial pressure and mean arterial pressure (MAP) must be available. C P P = M A P − I C ... This is important because blood is an irritant to brain tissue and can cause complications such as vasospasm. The EVD is ... EVDs can be used to monitor intracranial pressure in patients with traumatic brain injury (TBI), subarachnoid hemorrhage (SAH ... 226-. ISBN 978-3-319-19668-8. "Care of the Patient Undergoing Intracranial Pressure Monitoring/ External Ventricular Drainage ...
*  Penetrating head injury
Surgery may be required to debride or repair the injury or to relieve excessive intracranial pressure. Intracranial pressure is ... or cerebral vasospasm are more likely to have worse outcomes. People with penetrating head trauma may have complications such ... Most deaths from penetrating trauma are caused by damage to blood vessels, which can lead to intracranial hematomas and ... As in closed head injury, intracranial pressure is likely to increase due to swelling or bleeding, potentially crushing ...
*  Neurointensive care
Intracranial pressure (ICP) management: Ventricular catheter to monitor Brain oxygen and concentrations of glucose and PH. With ... manage systemic complications and maintain cerebral perfusion pressure and prevent vasospasm and bridge patient to angiographic ...
*  Dihydroergotamine
DHE and triptans should never be taken within 24 hours of each other due to the potential for coronary artery vasospasm. DHE ... acting as an agonist to the serotonin receptors and causing vasoconstriction of the intracranial blood vessels, but also ...
*  Complications of traumatic brain injury
Infections within the intracranial cavity are a dangerous complication of TBI. They may occur outside of the dura mater, below ... Other types of vascular complications include vasospasm, in which blood vessels constrict and restrict blood flow, and the ... Pneumocephalus occurs when air enters the intracranial cavity and becomes trapped in the subarachnoid space. ... increased IntraCranial Pressure (ICP), tachycardia, tremors, seizures, fevers, increased blood pressure, increased Cerebral ...
*  Traumatic brain injury
... and raised intracranial pressure (the pressure within the skull). Intracranial pressure may rise due to swelling or a mass ... Complications involving the blood vessels include vasospasm, in which vessels constrict and restrict blood flow, the formation ... For intracranial hematomas, the collected blood may be removed using suction or forceps or it may be floated off with water. ... In contrast, intracranial hemorrhage involves bleeding that is not mixed with tissue. Hematomas, also focal lesions, are ...
*  Troponin
This can also occur in people with coronary vasospasm, a type of myocardial infarction involving severe constriction of the ... This is seen in subarachnoid hemorrhage, stroke, intracranial hemorrhage, and (generalized) seizures (in patients with epilepsy ...
*  Ergotamine
The anti-migraine effect is due to constriction of the intracranial extracerebral blood vessels through the 5-HT1B receptor, ... At higher doses, it can cause raised arterial blood pressure, vasoconstriction (including coronary vasospasm) and bradycardia ...
*  Acoustocerebrography
It can also be applied as a means to diagnose and monitor intracranial pressure, for example as incorporated into continuous ... Cranial Accelerometry Can Detect Cerebral Vasospasm Caused by Subarachnoid Hemorrhage, Smith et al. (2015) Recording and ... minuscule motion in the brain tissue as well as cerebrospinal fluid and therefore produces minimal changes in intracranial ...
*  Sexual headache
These headaches are often benign, but should be evaluated by a clinician to rule out intracranial hemorrhage and cerebral ... "Cerebral vasospasm and headache during sexual intercourse and masturbatory orgasms". Headache: the Journal of Head and Face ...
*  Migraine
They can cause vasospasm including coronary vasospasm and are contraindicated in people with coronary artery disease. ... Those with stable headaches that meet criteria for migraines should not receive neuroimaging to look for other intracranial ...
*  Neurosurgery
He studied how blood vessels in the brain reacted to changes in intracranial pressure by placing glass windows in the skulls of ... and vasospasms. Techniques such as angioplasty, stenting, clot retrieval, embolization, and diagnostic angiography are ... tumors of the meninges and intracranial spaces, secondary metastases to the brain, spine, and nerves, and peripheral nervous ... neurosurgery involves most neurosurgical conditions including neuro-trauma and other neuro-emergencies such as intracranial ...