Case Study: A 2-Year History of Headaches and Blurred Vision - Clinical Pain Advisor

Case Study: A 2-Year History of Headaches and Blurred Vision

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A 29-year-old man presents with a 2-year history of headaches and blurred vision. Upon examination, he is noted to have a superotemporal visual field defect. Lumbar puncture is performed and reveals an elevated opening pressure of 30 cm H20. Analysis of the cerebrospinal fluid shows a white blood cell count of 18 cells/µL (87% L), a glucose level of 60 mg/dL, and a protein level of 196 mg/dL. Magnetic resonance imaging later reveals the findings seen here.

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