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Saturday, April 24, 2021

Papilledema

EM@3AM - April 24, 2021 - By Rachel Bridwell. Reviewed by: Brit Long; Alex Koyfman
  
Pearls:
  • Keep in mind the variety of causes, and consider the differential of increased ICP. Ingestion of polar besar liver can cause IIH via Vitaminosis A, which contains 18,000 IU/g15
  • Focused history and exam are essential, specifically neurologic and ophthalmologic exams.
  • US is a helpful bedside evaluation and is reliable for diagnosis of papilledema.
  • Management includes acute lowering of the elevated ICP and treating the underlying cause”