*  Optimal Diagnostic Indices for Idiopathic Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus Based on the 3D Quantitative Volumetric Analysis for...
The patients with suspected idiopathic normal pressure hydrocephalus on the basis of the ventriculomegaly and a triad of ... for Idiopathic Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus Based on the 3D Quantitative Volumetric Analysis for the Cerebral Ventricle and ... RESULTS: In this study, 24 patients with tap-positive idiopathic normal pressure hydrocephalus, 25 patients without response to ... Patients 60 years of age or older who had ventriculomegaly and symptoms of short-stepped gait and/or cognitive impairment were ...
  http://www.ajnr.org/content/36/12/2262
*  Normal pressure hydrocephalus - Wikipedia
However, enlarged ventricles put increased pressure on the adjacent cortical tissue and cause myriad effects in the patient. ... is a type of brain malfunction caused by expansion of the lateral cerebral ventricles and distortion of the fibers in the ... leading to ventriculomegaly. The intracranial pressure gradually falls but still remains slightly elevated, and the CSF ... However, other factors such as age of the patient, symptom duration, dilation of ventricles, and the degree of presurgical ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Normal_pressure_hydrocephalus
*  Annual Review of Hydrocephalus - - acheter English books | exlibris.ch
Annual Review of Hydrocephalus de - English books - commander la livre de la catégorie Médecine sans frais de port et bon ... Factors Affecting Intellectual Outcome in Pediatric Brain Tumor Patients.- (1) The Significance of Ventriculomegaly in the ... Infantile Hydrocephalus and the Slit Ventricle Syndrome in Early Infancy.- (27) Slit-ventricle Syndrome Presenting Spells of ... Changes in Cerebral Microvasculature in Congenital Hydrocephalus of the Inbred Rat LEW/Jms: Light and electron microscopic ...
  https://www.exlibris.ch/fr/livres/livres-anglais/annual-review-of-hydrocephalus/id/9783662111543
*  The Cockroach Catcher: Dementia or NPH: A Challenge!
... the criteria to define cerebral ventriculomegaly precisely are vague and difficult to establish, and enlarged ventricles are ... Normal pressure hydrocephalus (NPH) is a relatively new neurologic disorder of elderly patients described by Salamon Hakim in ... enlargement of the cerebral ventricles that can be demonstrated by computerized tomography (CT) or magnetic resonance imaging ( ... and cerebral atrophy may show enlarged ventricles, and demential disorders may be difficult to differentiate from each other. ...
  http://cockroachcatcher.blogspot.com/2017/06/dementia-or-nph-challenge.html
*  Hydrocephalus - The Clinical Advisor
... a tube placed into the cerebral ventricle that drains CSF to a bag at the patient's bedside. This allows for close monitoring ... Ventriculomegaly is present in virtually all cases of pediatric hydrocephalus. Ventricles of normal or small size rule out the ... Pathologies other than hydrocephalus that can cause ventriculomegaly * Pathologies other than hydrocephalus that can cause head ... Occasionally, a patient will out-grow their hydrocephalus or the process that caused hydrocephalus will resolve (eg., ...
  https://www.clinicaladvisor.com/pediatrics/hydrocephalus/article/624652/
*  Medical ultrasound - Wikipedia
... ventriculomegaly or hydrocephalus and anoxic insults (Periventricular leukomalacia). The ultrasound can be performed through ... Results are not reliable when the patient is symptomless and must be checked, for example in high risk postoperative patients ... Other clinical applications using contrast exist, such as in echocardiography to improve delineation of left ventricle for ... Doppler is frequently used by neuro-anesthesiologists for obtaining information about flow-velocity in the basal cerebral ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Medical_ultrasound
*  Follow-up brain imaging of 37 children with congenital Zika syndrome: case series study | The BMJ
... ventriculomegaly (mostly colpocephaly, defined as disproportionate enlargement of the occipital horns of the lateral ventricles ... Patient involvement. No patients were involved in setting the research question or the outcome measures, nor were they involved ... The pathophysiology of hydrocephalus in congenital Zika syndrome is still unknown. Because of the risk of hydrocephalus, many ... including cerebral calcifications, ventriculomegaly, malformation of cortical development, hypoplasia of the cerebellum or ...
  http://www.bmj.com/content/359/bmj.j4188.long
*  Brachycephalic Airway Obstruction Syndrome (BAOS) and the Cavalier King Charles Spaniel
Quote: "Large cerebral ventricles are a frequent finding in brains of dogs with brachycephalic skull conformation, in ... internal hydrocephalus. ... The influence of ventriculomegaly on brain function in dogs is unclear. Detailed behavioural ... Extubate after patient is sitting up, vigorously chewing, bright, alert.'. December 2010: Cavaliers were most common breed for ... ventricles. The relative cerebral grey matter, white matter and cerebrospinal fluid volume in dogs were determined based on ...
  http://www.cavalierhealth.org/brachycephalic.htm
*  Meningitis Clinical Presentation: History, Physical Examination, Complications
Focal cerebral signs are present in 10-20% of patients and may develop as a result of ischemia from vascular inflammation and ... Ventriculomegaly. Ventriculomegaly can occur early or late in the course of meningitis and is usually transient and mild to ... Ventriculitis may occur through the involvement of the ependymal lining of the ventricles. This complication occurs in 30% of ... exudates that accumulate in the basilar cisterns or over the cerebral convexity can develop into communicating hydrocephalus. ...
  https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/232915-clinical
*  Is All "Communicating" Hydrocephalus Really Communicating? Prospective Study on the Value of 3D-Constructive Interference in...
The cerebral aqueduct was open, and there was mild enlargement of the fourth ventricle, with both demonstrating extensive flow ... identifying patients with noncommunicating hydrocephalus in 26 (22.8%) of 114 of our patients initially diagnosed with ... Case 4. A, Axial TSE T2 image through the lateral ventricle demonstrates unilateral right lateral ventriculomegaly. B, Coronal ... The third ventricle in hydrocephalus due to basal cistern block. Pediatr Radiol 1974;2:15-21. ...
  http://www.ajnr.org/content/30/10/1898
*  Neonatal-onset multisystem inflammatory disease - Wikipedia
... ventriculomegaly, hydrocephalus, macromegaly, cerebral atrophy, and optic atrophy. Some of these features may be evidenced on ... In many patients, the parents do not have the same mutation, indicating the problem was not inherited, even though it is a ... CT is usually normal but may show enlargement of the ventricles. MRI with contrast may show enhancement of leptomeninges and ... Overall, the prognosis for patients with NOMID is not good, though many (80%) live into adulthood, and a few appear to do ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Neonatal-onset_multisystem_inflammatory_disease
*  Neuroradiology On the Net: febbraio 2010
There is associated ventriculomegaly, indicative of at least mild hydrocephalus. MRI images confirm the presence of a well- ... Cerebral atrophy. - Non-accidental trauma. - Acquired external obstructive hydrocephalus. Diagnosis: Benign enlargement of the ... 70% of CPTs occur in the atrium of the lateral ventricle (L>R). - 20% occur in the 4th ventricle (most common site of origin in ... Less commonly, patients will present with inflammation of the optic nerve or orbital involvement including pseudotumor like ...
  http://neuroradiologyonthenet.blogspot.com/2010_02_01_archive.html
*  Hydrocephalus
Chang CC, Kuwana N, Noji M, Tanabe Y, Koike Y, Ikegami T. Cerebral blood flow in patients with normal pressure hydrocephalus. ... Ballooning of frontal horns of lateral ventricles and third ventricle (ie, "Mickey mouse" ventricles) may indicate aqueductal ... Congenital hydrocephalus applies to the ventriculomegaly that develops in the fetal and infancy periods, often associated with ... Clinical features of hydrocephalus are influenced by the patient's age, the cause of the hydrocephalus, the location of the ...
  http://misc.medscape.com/pi/android/medscapeapp/html/A1135286-business.html
*  EURORAD - Radiologic Teaching Files
Other features have also been described such as fusion of the thalami and cerebral peduncles, malrotated hippocampi, corpus ... Anthony T. Yachnis (2002) Rhombencephalosynapsis with massive hydrocephalus: case report and pathogenetic considerations. Acta ... narrow diamond-shaped fourth ventricle and fused dentate nuclei. In a minority of cases, partial RS has been identified by MRI ... callosum agenesis, hypoplastic chiasm, absence of the septum pellucidum, ventriculomegaly, agenesis of the posterior lobe of ...
  http://www.eurorad.org/eurorad/case.php?id=8962
*  Practice guideline: Idiopathic normal pressure hydrocephalus: Response to shunting and predictors of response | Neurology
Cerebral blood flow and acetazolamide reactivity by Tc scan.. One Class I study of 162 patients (with limited generalizability ... evaluated 93 patients with suspected iNPH, at least 1 of the 3 clinical elements of the triad, and ventriculomegaly on imaging ... the radiologic finding of enlarged cerebral ventricles; and improvement after ventricular shunting. One of the few available ... Of 33 patients with active or compensated hydrocephalus, 29 had elevated velocities; 28 of these patients improved with ...
  http://n.neurology.org/content/85/23/2063
*  Leptomeningeal Dissemination of Malignant Glioma Simulating Cerebral Vasculitis | Stroke
At the request of the patient and patient's family, no further treatment was initiated, and the patient died 2 weeks later with ... Brain CT with contrast revealed obstructive hydrocephalus and a single low-attenuation area in the right temporal region that ... The neuroimaging findings in the present case (including brain CT and MRI evidence of ventriculomegaly without obstructive mass ... Additionally, tumor was seen within the choroid plexus of the fourth ventricle. ...
  http://stroke.ahajournals.org/content/26/12/2366
*  Intraventricular hemorrhage - The Clinical Advisor
If you are able to confirm that the patient has this condition, what treatment should be initiated?. There are no specific ... "Defining the nature of the cerebral abnormalities in the premature infant: A qualitative MRI study". J Pediatr. vol. 143. 2003 ... The key sign is evidence of blood in the lateral ventricles on cranial ultrasonography done in a preterm infant between 0 and 7 ... Posthemorrhagic hydrocephalus may develop in babies with significant amounts of ventricular blood (grade III IVH). Mechanisms ...
  http://www.clinicaladvisor.com/pediatrics/intraventricular-hemorrhage/article/623761/
*  chap 18 key words Foreign Language Flashcards - Cram.com
HYDROCEPHALUS Marked enlargement of the cerebral ventricles. Implies entricular obstruction. A better term is Ventriculomegaly ... Only the bladder is visible w/ u/s. Most patients are female, and there is often polyhyramnios. ... A Horseshoe-shaped ventricle replaces the 2 lateral ventricles. Usually fatal or causes severe mental retardation. Associated w ... Brain anomaly with a dilated fourth ventricle and possible secondary dilatation of the rest of the ventricles of the brain. A ...
  http://www.cram.com/flashcards/chap-18-key-words-358901
*  Prevention of Complications in Endoscopic Third Ventriculostomy
In older patients or those with previous cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) infection, the third ventricle floor may be thickened, and ... When craniotomy is combined with ETV in patients with hydrocephalus, the relatively high ICP may elevate the craniotomy flaps ... Cerebral herniation syndrome occurs because of closed and obstructed outflow channels or excessive irrigation25). The volume of ... In this chapter, we address an additional aspect of post-ETV aggravation of ventriculomegaly. In cases when craniectomy or ...
  https://www.jkns.or.kr/journal/view.php?viewtype=pubreader&number=6992
*  Hydrocephalus - Hydrocephaly Summary Report | CureHunter
Excessive accumulation of cerebrospinal fluid within the cranium which may be associated with dilation of cerebral ventricles, ... Hydrocephalus, Obstructive; Aqueductal Stenosis; Cerebral Ventriculomegaly; Fetal Cerebral Ventriculomegaly; Hydrocephalus Ex- ... 04/01/2012 - "Hydrocephalus and radiotherapy.". 07/15/2011 - "Eight patients (11%) developed hydrocephalus within 19 months of ... Fetal Cerebral; Ventriculomegaly, Cerebral; Ventriculomegaly, Fetal Cerebral; Communicating Hydrocephalus; Obstructive ...
  http://www.curehunter.com/public/keywordSummaryD006849-Hydrocephalus-Hydrocephaly.do
*  Analysis and Classification of Cerebellar Malformations | American Journal of Neuroradiology
... hydrocephalus in eight patients, and a single subependymal heterotopion in the left frontal lobe of one patient. Of interest, ... The cerebral hemispheres are abnormal with marked thinned white matter, enlarged ventricles, and shallow sulci. ... B, Coronal spin-echo (600/16) image shows marked ventriculomegaly and cobblestone cortex. ... In one patient, the contralateral hemisphere appeared slightly rotated. The cerebral hemispheres were normal in these patients. ...
  http://www.ajnr.org/content/23/7/1074.full
*  The value of early and comprehensive diagnoses in a human fetus with hydrocephalus and progressive obliteration of the aqueduct...
a An ultrasound of the fetal patient at 36 GW demonstrating dilation of the lateral ventricles (arrows). b MRI at 33 GW. The ... Congenital hydrocephalusAqueduct of SylviusCerebral aqueductStenosisSubcommissural organCerebrospinal fluidCase study ... CSF obtained by lumbar puncture from a patient 9 months old diagnosed with leukemia symptoms but no ventriculomegaly ... 4°, fourth ventricle. e CT at 39 GW (or the 2nd PN day). The lateral (LV) and third (3°) ventricles are dilated. f MRI of the ...
  https://bmcneurol.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12883-016-0566-7/
*  Normal pressure hydrocephalus - ONA
Visit us often for drug therapy testing results, patient care information and more. Download our FREE app today. ... Imaging shows enlarged lateral ventricles without cerebral atrophy; the presumed indolent nature of the disease results in ... and has found tight high-convexity and medial subarachnoid spaces and enlarged Sylvian fissures with ventriculomegaly has ... In a study comparing MRIs of patients with NPH, patients with NPH and concurrent AD, and patients with AD alone, the z-axial ...
  https://www.oncologynurseadvisor.com/hospital-medicine/normal-pressure-hydrocephalus/article/600092/
*  Morphometric variability of neuroimaging features in Children with Agenesis of the Corpus Callosum | BMC Neurology | Full Text
... interhemispheric and lateral ventricle cysts, subarachnoid cysts, lipomas), (e) cerebral cortical dysplasias (f) Dandy-Walker ... 284 (35 %) patients were excluded due to the lack of MRI imaging, 127 (16 %) because there was no evidence of a corpus callosum ... mass lesions or ventriculomegaly leading secondarily to compression of the corpus callosum (N = 57, 29 %), Chiari malformations ... congenital hydrocephalus, hemorrhage, stroke, metabolic disorders, toxin exposure, or infection) were excluded [8]. ...
  https://bmcneurol.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12883-015-0382-5
*  Lawrence C. Murphy, MD | Swedish Medical Center Seattle and Issaquah
PATIENT RATINGS AND COMMENTS. The Patient Rating score is based on responses given during the CAHPS Patient Experience Survey. ... nonruptured cerebral aneurysm. *normal pressure hydrocephalus. *numbness. *occipital neuralgia. *olfactory nerve disease ... ventriculomegaly. *vertebrobasilar insufficiency. *vertigo. *vestibular function test abnormal. *viral meningitis. *visual ...
  http://www.swedish.org/swedish-physicians/profile.aspx?name=murphy+lawrence+c&id=159310