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Arquivos de Neuro-Psiquiatria

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Abstract

CAGY, MARCELO et al. Spontaneous intracranial hypotension: case report. Arq. Neuro-Psiquiatr. [online]. 1998, vol.56, n.4, pp. 838-840. ISSN 0004-282X.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/S0004-282X1998000500023.

Spontaneous intracranial hypotension is a rare syndrome associated with postural cephalalgia and low pressure of the cerebrospinal fluid. We report the case of a 45 years-old man with spontaneous intracranial hypotension with MRI diffuse meningeal enhancement.

Keywords : spontaneous intracranial hypotension; postural headache; magnetic resonance image; gadolinium meningeal enhancement.

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