Optic nerve sheath decompression saves sight in severe papilloedema: results from 81 eyes in 56 patients with pseudotumor cerebri.


Söylev Bajin M., Durmaz Engin C., Yaman A., Ayhan Z., Gökçay F. , Çelebisoy N. , ...More

Acta ophthalmologica, vol.99, 2021 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 99
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/aos.14732
  • Title of Journal : Acta ophthalmologica
  • Keywords: idiopathic intracranial hypertension, optic nerve sheath decompression, papilloedema, pseudotumor cerebri, IDIOPATHIC INTRACRANIAL HYPERTENSION, VISUAL OUTCOMES, FENESTRATION, COMPLICATIONS, NEUROPATHY

Abstract

Purpose To report the outcome of optic nerve sheath decompression (ONSD) for papilloedema in a teaching hospital in western Turkey.