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Junaid Siddiquie, MD, MRCP

Junaid Siddiquie, MD, MRCP

Center for Neuro-Restoration at Cleveland Clinic Main Campus

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    Cerebral Venous Thrombosis

    Thrombosis of cerebral (brain) veins and sinuses. Relatively rare and frequently unrecognized condition. Potentially severe and fatal condition

    Chronic Subdural Hematoma

    Slow extravasation of blood into the subdural space between the dura and arachnoid membranes. Commonly seen neurosurgical condition associated with high morbidity and mortality

    Acute Subdural Hematoma

    Extravasation of blood into the subdural space between the dura and arachnoid membranes. Most common neurosurgical emergency associated with high morbidity and mortality. A potentially life-threatening condition requiring urgent surgical evacuation for good clinical outcomes

    Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension

    Idiopathic intracranial hypertension (IIH) is also referred to as pseudotumor cerebri. Elevated intracranial pressure with unknown pathogenesis. Syndrome of intracranial hypertension without structural brain or CSF abnormalities and without identifiable cause.