volume 29, issue 1, P30-34 2014
DOI: 10.3109/02688697.2014.950633
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Abstract: Purpose. Management of headache in a subgroup of shunted idiopathic intracranial hypertension (IIH) patients is a well- described and difficult task. We present our series of shunted IIH patients with medication overuse headache (MOH) and discuss the role of careful pain management in this group of patients. Materials and methods. A retrospective review of shunted IIH patients with headache, who had their shunt function assessed by monitoring their intracranial pressure and were subsequently diagnosed with MOH…

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