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Paper title Correlation of papilledema and intracranial hypertension in Crouzon syndrome: case report and review of the literature
Paper code P06
Authors
  1. Alexandre Simonin Hospital of Valais Speaker
  2. Rodolfo Maduri CHUV Lausanne
  3. Edoardo Viaroli CHUV Lausanne
  4. Marc Levivier Lausanne University Hospital
  5. Roy Daniel Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois
  6. Mahmoud Messerer CHUV Lausanne
Form of presentation Poster
Topics
  • SSNS-Neurosurgery
Abstract text Abstract :

Crouzon syndrome represents the most common syndromic craniosynostosis. Ocular complications are frequent, including papilledema and optic atrophy, often related to increased intracranial pressure. We describe a case of a 6-month-old infant who presented with typical phenotypic features of a Crouzon syndrome and persisting papilledema after 360° cranial vault decompression. Possible causes of papilledema in this syndromic craniosynostosis are discussed in light of existing literature.