Test Findings
 

Raised CSF Opening Pressure

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Raised LP Opening Pressure

    • Causes of Raised Intracranial Pressure

    • Mass lesion - tumour, abscess, haematoma
    • Swelling - trauma, meningitis, encephalitis, subarachnoid haemorrhage, water intoxication
    • Defective CSF circulation - obstructive or communicating hydrocephalus
    • Venous sinus obstruction - venous sinus thrombosis, depressed fracture
    • Benign intracranial hypertension
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