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Descriptor English:   Intracranial Hypertension 
Descriptor Spanish:   Hipertensión Intracraneal 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Hipertensão Intracraniana 
Synonyms English:   Elevated ICP (Intracranial Pressure)
Elevated Intracranial Pressure
Hypertension, Intracranial
ICP (Intracranial Pressure) Elevation
ICP (Intracranial Pressure) Increase
ICP, Elevated (Intracranial Pressure)
Intracranial Pressure Increase
Intracranial Pressure, Elevated
Pressure Increase, Intracranial
Pressure, Elevated Intracranial  
Tree Number:   C10.228.140.631
Definition English:   Increased pressure within the cranial vault. This may result from several conditions, including HYDROCEPHALUS; BRAIN EDEMA; intracranial masses; severe systemic HYPERTENSION; PSEUDOTUMOR CEREBRI; and other disorders. 
Indexing Annotation English:   do not confuse with INTRACRANIAL HYPOTENSION; coord IM with disease /physiopathol (IM) causing or caused by intracranial hypertension
See Related English:   Brain Edema
History Note English:   1998 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
BL blood CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced CL classification
CO complications CN congenital
DI diagnosis DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy DT drug therapy
EC economics EM embryology
EN enzymology EP epidemiology
EH ethnology ET etiology
GE genetics HI history
IM immunology ME metabolism
MI microbiology MO mortality
NU nursing PS parasitology
PA pathology PP physiopathology
PC prevention & control PX psychology
RT radiotherapy RH rehabilitation
SU surgery TH therapy
UR urine VE veterinary
VI virology  
Record Number:   33369 
Unique Identifier:   D019586 

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