II. Causes: Venous drainage obstruction

  1. Cerebral Venous Sinus Thrombosis (Sagittal, Lateral)
    1. Aseptic (Hypercoagulable state)
    2. Septic (Otitis Media, Mastoiditis)
  2. Bilateral radical neck dissection (Jugular Vein cut)
  3. Superior Vena Cava Syndrome
  4. Increased Right Heart Pressure (Cor Pulmonale)

V. Causes: Medications related to Increased Intracranial Pressure

  1. Amiodarone
  2. Chlordecone (Kepone): Insecticide
  3. Systemic Corticosteroids (withdrawal)
  4. Cyclosporine
  5. Growth Hormone
  6. Leuprolide (Lupron)
  7. Levothyroxine (children)
  8. Lithium Carbonate
  9. Nalidixic Acid
  10. Norplant
  11. Antibiotics
    1. Sulfonamides (e.g. Septra)
    2. Tetracycline related compounds
      1. Doxycycline
      2. Minocycline
      3. Accutane
  12. Mineralocorticoids
  13. Vitamin A
    1. Vitamin A Supplementation
    2. Retinoic Acid
  14. Oral Contraceptives

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Ontology: Increased intracranial pressure and hydrocephalus (C0876965)

Concepts Disease or Syndrome (T047)
Italian Pressione endocranica aumentata ed idrocefalo
Japanese 頭蓋内圧亢進および水頭症, トウガイナイアツコウシンオヨビスイトウショウ
Czech Zvýšený nitrolební tlak a hydrocefalus
English Increased intracranial pressure and hydrocephalus
Hungarian Megnövekedett intracraniális nyomás és hydrocephalus
Portuguese Hipertensão intracraniana e hidrocéfalo
Spanish Presión intracraneal aumentada e hidrocefalia
Dutch verhoogde intracraniale druk en hydrocephalus
French Augmentation de la pression intracrânienne et hydrocéphalies
German Erhoehter intrakranieller Druck und Hydrozephalus