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... visual field test, which showed an enlarged blind spot in both eyes. This really concerned him because I had seen him 6 weeks prior for my yearly exam and all my tests came back clear. He is concerned that my pseudotumor may be back. ... (5 replies)
... What all tests from the spinal tap do they do? ... (5 replies)
... I think you are wise to question the diagnosis of and the tests for pseudotumor. ... (5 replies)

... hey.. i was also told to have a spinal tap to take out fluid in my spine.. i refused this though.. got to scared.. pseduotumor is when we have to much fluid in our brain and pressure in our optic nerve.. My opthamologist sees me every 3 months to do visual feild tests. i did take a mri last year that came back normal though.. I heard that topomax is very good for pseudo tumor... (5 replies)
... bout the stuff you asked about, but just wanted to say that it sounds like you are doing what you should and are in good hands, so Good Luck to you. Some day the tests will stop and you'll get diagnosed. Than the question will be, can anyone treat whatever it is you have. ... (1 replies)
Pineal Cyst 1.5 cm
Jan 28, 2016
... All doctors I've seen tell me the same thing that it couldn't be causing anything. However, In 2010 I was diagnosed with a pituitary tumor and something called pseudotumor cerebri. ... (6 replies)
... hopefeull ya scan will come back negative but still keep pushing for tests as the docs will get a diagnosis in the end.good luck. ... (8 replies)
... Idiopathic intracranial hypertension (IIH), aka benign intracranial hypertension (BIH) aka pseudotumor cerebri (PTC), Here is my story: I was diagnosed with IIH on May 2011 and suffered it for 3 weeks. My only symptom was stiff neck and headaches/head pounding, and blurry vision from time to time and I had been given Diamox for this. I also had difficulty breathing,... (0 replies)
... I too, was in your situation of endless Dr's, tests and no answers and it is a very frustration situation to be in. ... (1 replies)
Scared
Jul 11, 2004
... Kitty Severe headaches that do not dissipate with otc medicine like Advil, Tylenol, etc...can indicate some neurological problems. I know you posted this message a few months ago, and I really hope you've gone to the doctor concerning these things. I had the same type of symptoms and discovered I had a syndrome called Pseudotumor Cerebri or BIH (Benign Intracranial... (1 replies)
... I have a friend who has a daughter that was diagnosed with pseudotumor cerebri and all of her problems were truly from a pineal cystic lesion in her brain. ... (35 replies)
... intracranial hypertension,the symptons are many and varied person to person but if u have ptc u will have same symptons as a brain tumor but not one present.all tests will show clear except for a raised cerebral spinal fluid pressure test done by lumbar puncture. ... (13 replies)




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