Pseudotumour Cerebri – Causes and Prevention

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If you live in and around Bihar or Jharkhand, certain hospitals in Darbhanga are now super-specialty and have multiple advanced facilities. These hospitals specialize in brain tumour treatment in Darbhanga (and other neurological conditions) and have the leading neurologists in Darbhanga, as well as the adjacent areas of Bihar and Jharkhand. For more info - https://www.parashospitals.com/paras-hospitals-darbhanga/centres-of-excellence/neurosurgery/

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Pseudotumour Cerebri – Causes and Prevention Introduction Pseudotumour Cerebri is a condition related to neurology treatable by neurologists. Its name meaning false brain tumourwas coined because it’s similar to those caused by brain tumours. The pressure around the brain increases causing headaches and vision problems. Pseudotumour Cerebri is also known as idiopathic intracranial hypertension. Causes Although the exact cause of this condition is not known doctors know that has something to do with having excess cerebrospinal fluid in the skull. Cerebrospinal fluid or CSF protects the brain and spinal cord from jerks providing cushioning and is usually absorbed in the bloodstream.

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Pseudotumour Cerebri occurs when this fluid isn’t fully absorbed and builds up. There are also certain risk factors which increase the chances of developing Pseudotumour Cerebri. These include:  Obesity: The risk of this condition developing is around 20 times higher in obese individuals especially if they are women. Central obesity or fat around the abdomen is associated the most with the development of this condition.  Medications: Certain medications like birth control pills excessive amounts of Vitamin A tetracycline an antibiotic and steroids increase the risk of developing this condition.  Some other health conditions: Certain other health conditions like kidney disease sleep apnoea Addison’s disease and Lyme’s disease increase the chances of developing this condition. May Read Also: KNOW ABOUT ALZHEIMER DISEASE – DR. MD. YASIN – PARAS GLOBAL HOSPITAL DARBHANGA Prevention Minimizing risk factors is the best way to prevent Pseudotumour Cerebri from developing. Losing excess body fat and maintaining a healthy weight helps a lot in preventing this condition. Switching to a healthy diet and getting regular

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exercise will help you drop the extra kilos. Avoid foods that are high in:  Added sugar  Saturated fat  Trans fat  Sodium Regular exercise is the other requisite of staying fit and can be as simple as walking. You can also go for a more vigorous workout routine but consult a doctor first. If you live in and around Bihar or Jharkhand certain hospitals in Darbhanga are now super-specialty and have multiple advanced facilities. These hospitals specialize in brain tumour treatment in Darbhanga and other neurological conditions and have the leading neurologists in Darbhanga as well as the adjacent areas of Bihar and Jharkhand. Related Search Terms: Top Neurosurgeon in Darbhanga Best Neurologist in Darbhanga Neurology Hospital Darbhanga Neuro Treatment in Darbhanga

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