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A Case Report: Intracranial Hypertension-Caused Visual Dysfunction

  • Xiaobin Xie
  • Ningli Wang
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Part of the Advances in Visual Science and Eye Diseases book series (AVSED, volume 2)

Abstract

What diagnosis and treatment methods can ophthalmologists provide to support neurologists in the treatment of a patient with highly suspected, but unconfirmed through physical examination, elevated intracranial pressure-induced severe optic neuropathy? What is the patient’s clinical outcome in these circumstances?

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Xiaobin Xie
    • 1
  • Ningli Wang
    • 2
  1. 1.Eye Hospital of China Academy of Chinese Medical SciencesBeijingChina
  2. 2.Department of OphthalmologyBeijing Tongren Hospital, Capital Medical UniversityBeijingChina

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