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


SÖYLEV BAJIN M. F., Engin C. D., YAMAN A., AYHAN Z., GÖKÇAY F., ÇELEBİSOY N., ...More

ACTA OPHTHALMOLOGICA, vol.99, no.7, 2021 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 99 Issue: 7
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/aos.14732
  • Journal Name: ACTA OPHTHALMOLOGICA
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, Academic Search Premier, L'Année philologique, Agricultural & Environmental Science Database, BIOSIS, EMBASE, MEDLINE
  • Keywords: idiopathic intracranial hypertension, optic nerve sheath decompression, papilloedema, pseudotumor cerebri, IDIOPATHIC INTRACRANIAL HYPERTENSION, VISUAL OUTCOMES, FENESTRATION, COMPLICATIONS, NEUROPATHY
  • Dokuz Eylül University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

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