In Pseudotumor Cerebri, A Potentially Blinding Vein Narrowing, Brain Stent Offers Alternative To Shunt

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A team of interventional neuroradiologists and neurosurgeons at Johns Hopkins reports wide success with a new procedure to treat pseudotumor cerebri, a rare but potentially blinding condition marked by excessive pressure inside the skull, caused by a dangerous narrowing of a vein located at the base of the brain…