Table 1

Demographic data on the patients

Case NoAge (years)BMI (kg/m2)Duration of symptoms (years)Previous proceduresSymptomsPapilloedemaLast documented CSF pressure (cm H2O)
HeadacheVisual symptoms
BMI, body mass index; BSTD, bilateral subtemporal decompressions; LP, lumbar puncture; LPS, lumboperitoneal shunt; ONSF, optic nerve sheath fenestration; VPS, ventriculoperitoneal shunt.
134443LPS ×6YesBlurringAbsent25
230301.3NoneYesSparklingPresent35
346324NoneYesDecreased acuityChronic30
4493311LPSYesObscurations, constricted fieldsChronic40
5524112LPS, ONSF, BSTD, VPSYesDecreased acuity, constricted fieldsAbsent31 (before VPS)
632455LPS, VPSYesPoor visionChronic39 (before VPS)
733300.4NoneyesobscurationsPresent46
824310.7NoneyesobscurationsPresent30
921291NoneyesConstricted fieldsMild30
1019433.5LPS ×3yesObscurations, constricted fieldsPresentRefused LP
1125422.3NoneyesBlurringAbsent40
1232435NoneyesBlurring, constricted fieldsAbsent25