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Gliomatosis cerebri or benign intracranial hypertension?
  1. P. Weston,
  2. J. Lear
  1. Leicester Royal Infirmary, UK.


    Benign intracranial hypertension is a condition of obscure aetiology which presents with episodic headaches and nausea. It is a diagnosis based on the exclusion of other intracranial pathology and computed tomography is usually normal. We present a case of gliomatosis cerebri which was initially diagnosed and treated as benign intracranial hypertension.

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