Body Region: Brain, and Head and Neck
Author: Birgit Ertl-Wagner, MD, Munich, Germany
1. Patient presentation
- A 64-year-old woman presented to the outpatient clinic with headache and progressively
decreasing vision in both eyes.
- When questioned, she reported that she had undergone neurosurgery 6 years ago. However, she did
not bring the surgical reports with her, nor did she remember the exact type of surgery that had
- Non-enhanced CT of the brain was performed to rule-out increased intracranial pressure.