CASE REPORT
Pseudotumor Cerebri Associated with Vitamin B12 Deficiency
 
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Cukurova University Faculty of Medicine, Adana, Turkey
Publish date: 2014-04-15
 
Eur J Gen Med 2014;11(2):121–122
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Pseudotumor cerebri, also named idiopathic intracranial hypertension, is a condition of raised intracranial pressure in the absence of a mass lesion or cerebral edema. It is rare in childhood and often associated with multiple clinical conditions. In this report, we presented a case with peudotumor cerebri associated with megaloblastic anemia due to vitamin B12 deficiency.
CORRESPONDING AUTHOR:
Faruk İncecik   
Çukurova Üniversitesi Tıp Fakültesi, Çocuk Nörolojisi Bilim Dalı, Balcalı/Adana
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